Paramount Pictures and MTV Films are negotiating to give bigscreen treatment to the life of Ozzy Osbourne, the heavy-metal prince of darkness reinvented as a dysfunctional dad on MTV's reality hit…
"The Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood," "Changing Lanes," "Narc," "Skins" and "Salton Sea" paced the seventh annual Prism Awards nominations Tuesday.
More than 140 pics will screen April 6-14 at the Cantor Film Center for the 61st annual First Run Festival, NYU's showcase of student films. Competition gives out $50,000 in cash awards to winners at…
The New York International Film and Video Festival will run April 2-12 in Gotham. Fest screens over 300 films in feature, short, docu and animation categories.
The Advertising Club and America Online will host "Marketing of the Movies" Thursday at the Plaza Hotel. Variety editor in chief, Peter Bart will moderate the panel, which includes marketing execs…
Disney Interactive will set sail with Bethesda Softworks, the company behind recent role-playing vid-game hit "The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind." They will publish a role-playing title based on the…
An off-kilter romance, "Leave Your Hands on My Hips" is an unclassifiable first film that seems primed for Gallic success. Blend of gutter humor and visual sophistication follows a pushing-50 single…
Annie Potts is set to topline telepic "Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story" for Lifetime, and she's in final negotiations to co-star in New Line's "Heart of Summer."
What's gotten Marvel's tights in a knot? We'll find out Monday. Maybe. At the end of February, Marvel Enterprises lodged a complaint against Sony Pictures Entertainment over a licensing agreement…
Worries about the war in Iraq and the attendant problems of shooting outside Hollywood have led to booming off-lot production levels in television. TV production jumped to 1,682 days in March.