Foreign sales and distribution exec Peter Elson has teamed with New Zealand-based financing and production house Daybreak Pacific, headed by co-CEOs Dale and Grant Bradley.
Fox will help promote sib studio 20th Century Fox's summer release "The Day After Tomorrow" via a 10-minute trailer set to air Wednesday, May 12. To make room for the preview, Fox has shuffled the…
Just for Variety - GOOD MORNING: Does anyone out there have a color copy of the 1957 CBS "Rodgers & Hammerstein's 'Cinderella" starring Julie Andrews? R&H, PBS and Julie have entered into a deal to…
Less than two months after ankling the top posts at Firm Films, producers Beau Flynn and Tripp Vinson have christened their new venture Contrafilm and signed a non-exclusive first-look deal at New…
New Line Cinema has picked up Heidi Ferrer's spec "Connecting With Jack Gabriel" for Noah Emmerich's Sandbox Entertainment to produce.
Reese Witherspoon has signed on to star in and produce "Manhattan Baby," the Dimension Films romantic comedy that was scripted by Anya Kochoff.
Jessica Alba is in final negotiations to join the ensemble cast of the Dimension Films crime drama "Sin City" for director Robert Rodriguez.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Kenneth Branagh to star opposite Tom Cruise in "Mission: Impossible 3." British thesp joins Carrie-Anne Moss and Ving Rhames in the cast of the action franchise sequel.
Helmer Fraser Heston has acquired rights to the late Milt Machlin's 1972 tome "The Search for Michael Rockefeller." Book recounts the true story of the disappearance of the 23-year old son of…
When Viacom's outdoor unit pulled down a billboard in Hollywood on Friday because of a few complaints about its "offensive" content, it inadvertently boosted awareness for mockumentary "A Day Without…
The second person to be arrested for pirating a leaked Oscar screener pleaded guilty to criminal copyright infringement Monday, as authorities revealed that the illegal copy of "Big Fish" he was…