Steve Martin has agreed to become the new Inspector Clouseau in MGM's "Birth of the Pink Panther." Written by Len Blum, the prequel has the bumbling Clouseau attempting to solve the murder of the…
Producers are grumbling that the end of the year is coming earlier than usual at Sony. Just weeks after struggling Sony Corp. announced that 1,700 jobs would be cut at Sony Pictures and Sony Music…
MGM has acquired Bragi Schut Jr.'s spec script "Season of the Witch" for Mosaic Media Group to produce.
It's final. Screeners will go to Academy members only. Delivering the final word on this year's awards screeners battle Friday, MPAA chief Jack Valenti held fast to the decision to ban screeners from…
In a bid to boost homegrown film and TV production, the Canadian government announced Friday that it is increasing the tax credit available for producers shooting Canuck films and TV shows.
The sixth annual Method Fest Independent Film Festival is now accepting submissions for the 2004 edition to be held April 2-9 in Burbank, Calif.
First Look Media will release family drama "Blizzard," coming-of-age story "Virginia's Run" and family actioner "Kart Racer" theatrically in the U.S. and has secured P&A financing through Private…
A busy box office weekend saw one wide opener launch like a luxury yacht while another made like a leaking dinghy, but the frame's top grosser proved to be an oversized "Elf."
Hollywood's young leading men are lining up to take advantage of an expected casting change in Cameron Crowe's "Elizabethtown."
In a season of box office disappointments, a formulaic Bollywood pic about a love story among two senior citizens -- replete with songs and dances and lots of tearjerking drama -- is going…
Will Singapore sling some moolah Hollywood's way? Industryites sure hope so. Or more precisely, they pray somebody will become the latest source of what's often indelicately referred to as…