When scribes Alec Berg, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer sold their script "The Ugly Americans" to DreamWorks-based Montecito Pictures last summer for $3 million, the deal immediately garnered…
Mark Ordesky is moving from chief of Fine Line to a key role at parent New Line, with all the production executives reporting directly to him.
Warner Bros. is in early talks to bring "The Matrix: Reloaded" to this year's Cannes Film Festival. Pic would screen in an out-of-competition slot timed to coincide with its U.S. release on May 15.
Michael Douglas' production shingle Furthur Films has signed a two-year first-look production deal at Warner Bros. Company will continue to maintain offices in L.A. and New York under production…
Ice Cube has inked a talent deal with Revolution Studios that calls for the rapper turned multihyphenate to star in and produce at least two pics for the studio.
Disney has paid low- against mid-six figures in a preemptive bid to pick up the spec script "We Are Family" from screenwriter Sara Endsley to be produced by Storyline Entertainment and low six…
Director Lisa France's "Anne B. Real" starring Ja Nice Richardson, Carlos Leon and Ernie Hudson, claimed the best dramatic feature prize at the Santa Monica Film Festival.
The 12th edition of the Florida Film Festival unspools in Orlando March 7-16 with 34 features, 17 full-length docus and 86 shorts.
Sheila Nevins, HBO's exec veepee of original programming, will teach a class on documentary filmmaking at NYU's Kanbar Institute of Film & Television.
Kelley Nichols has been appointed VP of distribution and marketing for Latin America for Warner Bros. Pictures.