Academy Award nominee Nigel Hawthorne ("Madness of King George") arrived in Johannesburg this week to star in a new South African feature movie, "A Reasonable Man," which is being produced with…
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. is weighing changes in its bylaws that would allow Miramax Films' "Life Is Beautiful" to be eligible for a Golden Globe award for best foreign film.
Warner Bros. has purchased Stephen Berger's spec script "The Belle" for DiNovi Pictures and Village Roadshow.
Warner Bros.-based Bel Air Entertainment has optioned Judith Markey's novel "The Daddy Clock" and tapped scribe Jeffrey Lieber to adapt it for the screen.
Aimed squarely at moppets with minuscule attention spans, "The Rugrats Movie" is a fast and frenetic animated feature that should delight young aficionados of the long-running Nickelodeon TV series…
Two-time Oscar winner Dustin Hoffman will receive the 27th American Film Institute Life Achievement Award on Feb. 18, it was announced Tuesday.
With his latest feature, "Enemy of the State," nearing release, Tony Scott is closing in on his next directorial outing: The helmer is in negotiations to direct Fox 2000's "Josiah's Canon" for…
Greg Kinnear ("As Good As It Gets") has inked and Aaron Eckhart ("Your Friends and Neighbors") is in talks to join Morgan Freeman, Renee Zellweger and Chris Rock in the ensemble cast of Neil LaBute's…
Indie producer Galt Niederhoffer's giv'en films, which produced Morgan J. Freeman's "Hurricane Streets," has picked up the feature rights to "Prozac Nation," the bestselling book about depression by…
Warner Bros. has struck a deal for "American History X" scribe David McKenna's pitch "National Office," which is being developed as a starring vehicle for Matt Damon.
Discovery Communications founder John Hendricks has been tapped to receive CINE's lifetime achievement award at its 40th annual Golden Eagle awards event on Nov. 20.