Casey Silver's Gone Fishing shingle has reeled in "Game Boy," a pitch from scribe John Mattson, for mid-six against low-seven figures. Silver will produce the project.
Congressman Mark Foley (R-Fla.), head of the House Entertainment Industry Caucus, said Wednesday that a Republican or Democrat in the White House will likely take a similar tack approaching the…
BoB & Partners, a film and TV production arm of local entertainment outfit Star East, is investing some $8 million in its biggest production this year, an action fantasy tentatively titled "In the…
Paul Neesan has been named senior veep of production and development at Jon Avnet and Jordan Kerner's Disney-based the Avnet/Kerner Co.
Peter Mullan, Ian Hart and Colm Meaney have committed to star in "How Harry Became a Tree," the first English-language feature from Serbian director Goran Paskaljevic, which starts shooting in early…
Axial Entertainment, a Gotham- and San Francisco-based production and management outfit, will offer a staff of 20-25 writers salary, benefits and equity in the company in exchange for creating…
Spurred on by the overwhelming success of bigger rival UGC's controversial cut-price cinema pass, French exhibitor Pathe went on the offensive Wednesday with the launch of an identical offer.
Universal-based Jersey Films has optioned the film rights to "The Bugaloos," the 1970s television show created by Sid and Marty Krofft.
"Saving Grace," the Brit dope comedy that won the world cinema audience prize at this year's Sundance Film Festival, has spawned a TV spinoff.
Jeremy Irons and Forest Whitaker will co-star in "The Fourth Angel," a British thriller that John Irvin is set to direct.
Martin Scorsese has come on board as executive producer of "Rain," a drama starring Melora Walters ("Magnolia") that will be financed by London-based LolaFilms U.K., the English-language production…