It's 10 days into the Edinburgh Film Festival and everyone is still sniffing around for another "Full Monty." The U.K. sleeper hit got its first European screening here last year and won the audience…
Latino screenwriters will be given the chance to submit scripts for use in existing ABC or Disney television series. The program was set up in 1995 by ABC and the Writers Guild of America West as a…
More than 300 features, including a staggering 144 world premieres, will unspool at the 23rd edition of the Toronto International Film Festival. The 10-day event bows Sept. 10 with local production…
The U.S. entertainment industry may be terrorism's newest target following what appears to be the politically motivated bombing of a South African Planet Hollywood restaurant that killed at least one…
Having put the groove into 20th Century Fox's "How Stella Got Her Groove Back," Angela Bassett is in negotiations to star in the ER-based love story "Trauma" under Thomas Carter's helm for Fox 2000.
Below the surface of this marketing headache lies a mildly effective coming-of-age saga that could speak to today's girls, and to Boomer survivors of the period depicted.
Emmy Laybourne has joined Molly Shannon, Will Ferrell and Elaine Hendrix in the cast of SNL Studios "Superstar," now in production in Toronto.
The producers of "The Loss of Sexual Innocence" want to pull the Mike Figgis-directed pic from the Venice Film Festival, where it was slated for its world premiere Sept. 6 in the noncompetitive…
E.G. Marshall, two-time Emmy winner for the TV series "The Defenders," died Monday night at his home in Mount Kisco, N.Y., after a short illness. He was 88.
"Armageddon," "Lethal Weapon 4" and "The X-Files" collectively minted more than $41 million overseas last weekend to keep the summer B.O. on the boil, while domestic dud "Snake Eyes" had a moderately…
Fifty-two years after it preemed at the Venice Intl. Film Festival, Roberto Rossellini's neo-realist classic "Paisan" will return to the Lido in a restored version experts believe is the director's…