Urbanworld Films has secured its second round of financing from private equity fund Black Enterprise/Greenwich Street Partners. Exact amount was undisclosed.
Catch 23 Entertainment has tapped production executive Rachel Wood to head its new film production and finance venture in the U.K.
Dinomania swept the U.K., parts of Asia and Latin America over the weekend as "Jurassic Park III" flew higher than "The Lost World: Jurassic Park's" bows in some cases and in others outran "The Mummy…
Chow Yun-Fat is in talks to topline the Ruddy Morgan Organization's production of "Waiting," a film adapted from Ha Jin's National Book Award-winning novel.
"The Fast and the Furious" star Paul Walker is in negotiations to star in Columbia Picture's upcoming action pic "SWAT."
Director Stuart Baird has signed on to direct the 10th installment of Paramount Pictures' "Star Trek" franchise.
Mel Gibson is in early talks to star for director Barry Levinson in "The Captain and the Shark," the Warner Bros.-based film adaptation of the Doug Stanton book "In Harm's Way."
Summit Entertainment has appointed Charlotte Arnold as VP international sales. She will be based in Summit's London office.
Expanding a promotional partnership that first began 18 months ago with AOL Moviefone, Universal Pictures has pacted with AOL Time Warner to promote its films across the media giant's brands.
Despite enough glossy local color to choke a horse, stacks of gratuitous slo-mo and a musical score that doesn't know the word "understatement," "Original Sin" remains compulsively watchable thanks…