Paris Hilton is in final negotiations to join the cast of Dark Castle Entertainment's "House of Wax" for Warner Bros. Pictures.
With the "Friends" finish line in sight, Jennifer Aniston is filling up her film slate. Thesp is set to star in "Diary" for Escape Artists at Columbia Pictures.
Hideo Nakata is returning to the ring. The Japanese director behind the original "Ringu," upon which the 2002 horror pic "The Ring," was based, is in negotiations to helm "The Ring 2" for DreamWorks.
Comicbook entertainment company Platinum Studios will develop live-action feature film "Unleashed," based on characters from Myatt Murphy's graphic novel and comic series "Two Over Ten."
Morgan Creek Prods. has acquired Ray Wright's original script "Case 39."
Senator Intl. has committed to fully finance and produce the family comedy "Making Daddy a Man," penned by newcomers Sam Ernst and Jim Dunn.
"Face/Off" scribes Mike Werb and Michael Colleary have been tapped to disinter "Pet Sematary." Paramount has signed the screenwriting team to script a remake based on Stephen King's story of a family…
Who's seeing "The Passion of the Christ"? Much has been made of how the pic has brought in older auds who prefer church pews to megaplexes. But the pic is also pulling in younger, nonreligious auds.
Just for Variety: This is one show I wont miss -- June 22, 8-11 p.m. on CBS: "AFI's -- 100 Years -- 100 Songs". The countdown to the greatest songs in movies -- with clips to match -- will feature…
Tim Fywell has come aboard to direct "Ice Princess" for Walt Disney Pictures. Project was penned by Meg Cabot, with the most recent draft of the screenplay written by Hadley Davis.
U.S. producers will lense thriller "Genesis Code" in Brazil as part of a pioneering plan to produce U.S. pics in the country on a regular basis.
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