As if putting together an Oscar telecast isn't challenging enough, Academy Award's producer Gil Cates inspired extra anxiety for the Academy and ABC more than a dozen years ago when he first…
As sure as winners accept awards on kudocasts, the battle between long-winded recipients and time-hassled producers will play out.
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Woody Allen has tapped "American Pie 2" star Jason Biggs to star in his next film. Shooting will begin in the late spring for DreamWorks.
In a preemptive bid, Universal Pictures and Jersey Films have paid mid-six figures to pick up the pitch "Penny Dreadful: Ghost Detective" from scribe Darin Scott.
Paramount has sold Turner Broadcasting the exclusive network window to four of its recent theatricals: "Rat Race," "Domestic Disturbance," "Zoolander" and "Hardball."
Producer Scott Rudin has landed "Wonder Boys" author Michael Chabon's next novel, "Hatzeplatz," paying $250,000 against $1 million to option the book via his production deal at Paramount.
In another unpredictable turn in this wide-open awards season, the Producers Guild of America has tapped "Moulin Rouge" winner of its best picture award.
The Cannes Film Festival has issued a call for submissions for Directors Fortnight, which highlights new filmmakers.
Platinum Dunes' upcoming reconceptualization of "Texas Chainsaw Massacre" has been snapped up more than 40 overseas distributors after David Linde, president of Good Machine Intl., introduced the…
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