After transforming "X-Men" into a hit (headed for a sequel with him at the helm), director Bryan Singer will steer a relaunch of the cult series "Battlestar Galactica." Singer has made a deal with…
Miramax Films is in final negotiations to take North American and Mexican rights on Chinese-language pic "Legend of Zu," starring Zhang Ziyi ("Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon") and Sammo Hung…
The Union des Artistes, Quebec's main actors union, is pressing the provincial government to bring in legislation forcing the Hollywood majors to dub all their films into French using local talent.
Jon Favreau ("Swingers") has penned a deal with the Independent Film Channel to executive produce a special titled "Dinner for Five."
Oscar nominee Julia Roberts has been added to the list of presenters for the March 25 Oscarcast. Appearance will mark the thesp’s second time as a presenter. The “Erin Brockovich” star recently…
The location where film's first talkie was made is on its way to making still more technological history. Tribune Co. is spending about $10 million to create Tribune Studios.
Chow Yun-Fat will be a presenter for this year’s Academy Awards kudocast. This will be his second appearance as an Oscar presenter. Thesp currently stars in the Academy Award contender “Crouching…
Sony Pictures Entertainment is in final negotiations to handle domestic distribution through Columbia Pictures on Luis Mandoki's "24 Hours." Sony will also handle the pic in certain foreign…
What do "Gladiator," "The Patriot," "U-571," "Men of Honor" and "Thirteen Days" have in common? They're nominated for the History Channel's annual Harry Award for the theatrical movie released in…
Marc Rosen has been tapped senior VP of Landscape Films, the feature motion picture division of Bob Cooper's Landscape Entertainment. He was most recently senior veep of development and production at…