"My Best Friend's Wedding" helmer P.J. Hogan is near a deal to direct playwright Douglas Carter Beane's "As Bees in Honey Drown" for Universal.
Former Venice Film Festival topper Felice Laudadio is gearing up for a busy summer. In addition to producing Michelangelo Antonioni's new feature, "Destination Verna," the veteran fest organizer has…
Warner Bros. and producers John Hughes and Sid and Marty Krofft have pacted to create a bigscreen version of the late '60s TV series "Family Affair," with Howard Deutch attached to direct.
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San Francisco businessman Jonathan N. Zakin has donated more than $500,000 to the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to establish the Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jon Zakin Chair in Screenwriting.
BBC Films has disclosed details for two of its upcoming features, "Salt Water," and "All About Adam," a co-production with Miramax-backed HAL Films.
Producer Steven Haft ("Dead Poet's Society") has acquired the rights to Dennis Potter's screenplay "The Singing Detective," which was originally produced as a BBC miniseries starring Michael Gambon…
MGM has signed Meredith Monroe ("Dawson's Creek," "The Magnificent Seven"), Mia Kirshner ("Mad City," "Exotica") and Dominique Swain ("Lolita," "Face/Off") for its teen drama, "Mary Jane's Last…
Producer and unit production manager Tom Joyner will receive the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra achievement award at the guild's 51st annual awards show Saturday.
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM MARKETMyriad Pictures has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Cadence Entertainment's "Kitchen Party," starring Scott Speedman ("Felicity"), Laura Harris ("The Faculty") and…
Radu Mihaleanu's WWII tragicomedy "Train of Life" took the audience award at the 16th Miami Film Festival, in what was a record year for fest attendance and B.O.