Runaway production of film and TV programs to foreign locales has accelerated, draining away billions of dollars in domestic production activity in recent years, according to a Dept. of Commerce…
James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment has optioned "The Coffin," a comicbook series by Phil Hester and Mike Huddleston, in a deal for Fox that could be worth six figures. Lightstorm is in talks…
Delroy Lindo ("Gone in 60 Seconds") and Jason Statham ("Snatch") have signed on as co-leads opposite Jet Li in Revolution Studios' "The One."
Catherine Butterfield has sold a feature pitch, "The Best You Can Do," to the television and film shingle Cosgrove-Meurer.
The 28th edition of Brussels' international film festival, which opened Thursday and runs through Jan. 27, will see fewer big-name stars than in the recent past.
Dylan McDermott is in negotiations with Columbia Pictures to topline the suspenser "Enough" with Jennifer Lopez. The William Morris-repped star of ABC legal drama "The Practice," McDermott would put…
Vancouver Film School has inked with the Modi Group to open a Bombay campus in September to capitalize on India's massive movie industry. It will be the first of 10 schools the firms hope to start…
Cologne kidvidder BKN Intl. has acquired studios and an animation film catalog from its U.S. parent, BKN. Sony Pictures Family Entertainment will take a 3.8% stake in BKNI in return for its stake in…
A delegation led by Florida state film commish Rebecca Mattingly will be at the Sundance fest to promote both the state and locally filmed productions.
"The Wedding Planner" is an attractive bridesmaid but hardly a gorgeous bride among romantic comedies. This tale of mismatched lovebirds begins with considerable charm but eventually loses its…