Investigators from Los Angeles searched the Pittsburgh Film Office in a probe of tens of thousands of dollars of public money allegedly misused by the Entertainment Industry Development Corp.
Helmer Kimberly Peirce is in final negotiations to land a two-year first-look deal at DreamWorks. Peirce is being brought into the studio by co-production prexy Michael De Luca, who had given the…
Director Rick Rosenthal has officially announced the formation of indie production company Whitewater Films and appointed Susan Johnson VP of production and development, and Ryan Peterson director of…
While I respect Alan Wertheimer’s past efforts on behalf of writers and the Writers Guild of America, his guest column analysis (Daily Variety, Oct. 23) of the upcoming credits vote is seriously…
Where has all the talent gone? Or, more to the point, where have all the people who love and respect talent gone? I know there’s talent out there, in droves, just waiting to be discovered. Problem is…
Romola Garai has been cast as the female lead opposite Diego Luna in "Havana Nights: Dirty Dancing 2" for Artisan Entertainment and Miramax Films.
Phoenix Pictures has optioned Jane Stanton Hitchcock's novel "Social Crimes," with Joel Schumacher in negotiations to develop the project.
Warner Bros. Pictures is in negotiations to acquire feature film rights to the comicbook series "Ball & Chain," penned by Scott Lobdell.
Dec. 2 is the deadline to submit official feature film screen-credits forms to AMPAS in order to be considered for the 75th Academy Awards. If the completed form is not received by the deadline, the…
Diane Lane will be feted by the Film Society of Lincoln Center next month.
Director Paul McGuigan and star Liam Neeson have dropped out of "Asylum."