Former Industrial Light & Magic Commercials Prods. exec Paul Grimshaw has joined the Orphanage as veep and executive producer of its commercials division.
Oscar may be in a New York state of mind, but his feet are firmly planted in Hollywood.
The B.O. notion of a rising tide lifting all boats has been debunked of late, with "Austin Powers in Goldmember" and "Signs" opening spectacularly as the B.O. has shrunk.
Halle Berry is in negotiations to star in "The Guide" for Paramount Pictures and producer Mark Gordon. An adaptation of the Thomas Perry novel "Shadow Woman," "Guide" is part of a series known as the…
First Look Pictures has acquired North American distribution rights to the feature-length documentary "Fellini: I'm a Born Liar," which will be released this winter theatrically and on video/DVD in…
Jenna Elfman will star opposite Brendan Fraser in Warner Bros. Pictures' "Looney Tunes: Back in Action," directed by Joe Dante.
The U.S. premiere of "Lost in La Mancha" will highlight the Intl. Documentary Assn.'s sixth annual DOCtober in September showcase.
Appearing in mainstream oaters as well as all-black Westerns since the early days of Hollywood, African-American actors will be recognized for their contributions to the genre during the Reel Black…
HBO has renewed its theatrical-output deal with Lions Gate Entertainment for two more years, through 2003. Starz! and Showtime, HBO's pay TV competitors, held talks with Lions Gate for the output…
The IFP Market, readying for its annual September event, has announced projects participating in the Emerging Narrative section.
"Jeremiah Johnson" goes to the Siberian taiga in co-prod nature epic "Karu Suda: The Heart of the Bear." Too earthy to be tagged family fare and a little too wink-wink to stand next to such somber…