Patrick Wachsberger's Summit Entertainment will finance and produce "Escapade," a project to be written and directed by Oscar-winning screenwriter John Patrick Shanley ("Moonstruck").
Carla Gugino has inked to join Peter Sarsgaard and Molly Parker in helmer Wayne Wang's "Center of the World" for Artisan Entertainment.
A storm in a C cup is brewing over plans by the U.S. underwear chain Victoria's Secret to stage a lingerie fashion show on Cannes' hallowed Croisette during the International Film Festival.
Alcon Entertainment has acquired the screenplay for the live-action/CG-animated family comedy "Little Eddie Post," written by David Schmidt.
With "The Green Mile" a candidate for best picture Oscar honors, Castle Rock has gotten back into the Tom Hanks business, making a seven-figure commitment to an adaptation of author-illustrator Chris…
Alfonso Cuaron has stepped away from the director's chair on MGM's "Hart's War," which is slated to go into production in April. A search is on for his replacement.
After a long bidding war, Strand Releasing has snapped up U.S. rights to the Rotterdam buzz title "Suzhou," beating a slew of other domestic distribs including Sony and Paramount.
British actress Kate Beckinsale (“Brokedown Palace”) is in talks to assume the female lead in Disney's “Pearl Harbor,” the high-profile Michael Bay/Jerry Bruckheimer project set to begin lensing…
Scribe Anthony Zuiker has been enlisted by producer Art Linson to write "The Lords of Dogtown" for Fox 2000. Linson and his son, John, will produce along with Evan Charnov and Michael Shuken. Fox…
Cate Blanchett will join the Oscar 2000 team of presenters. Last year, Blanchett picked up a best actress nom for her perf in “Elizabeth.” The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the…