Less than a month from the pic's release date, DreamWorks has pushed back the opening of the Jack Black laffer "Envy" from April 2 to April 30.
Denzel Washington and helmer Antoine Fuqua are in negotiations to reunite on a biopic of Harlem heroin kingpin Frank Lucas. Under the working title "Tru Blu," pic is being produced by Brian Grazer…
Hip-hop star Redman, filmmaker John Waters and actor Billy Boyd have signed onto "Seed of Chucky," the fifth pic in the "Chucky" horror film series, which started production Monday in Romania for…
MGM has upped Bruce Markoe to exec veep, feature post-production. He joined the Lion in 1992, working as post-production supervisor on "Son of the Pink Panther." He was named VP of feature post in…
Larry Angrisani has been appointed VP of international publicity for Miramax Films. Angrisani will be based in Miramax's New York offices reporting to chief operating officer Rick Sands and Amanda…
Lions Gate Entertainment has set Gustin Nash to write and direct "Youth in Revolt," an adaptation of the C.D. Payne novel that is being produced by David Permut.
Steven Friedlander has joined Warner Independent Pictures as exec veep of distribution.
The lethargic start to the B.O. year in the U.S., before the advent of a certain film directed by Mel Gibson, inevitably is having a knock-on effect overseas, reflected in humdrum biz in many markets…
After spending most of his professional life as a production chief, Michael De Luca has a new occupation: producer. The DreamWorks production president, 38, has closed a three-year first-look…
"Spider-Man 2" held a Japan-only sneak preview in Tokyo on Monday, with star Tobey Maguire in town to see 12 minutes of footage for the first time.
The Italian government will fill empty film fund coffers to the tune of $98 million for 2004 and get tough on those who download pics from the web.