Legit player Thomas McCarthy and Najwa Nimri (upcoming "Lovers of the Arctic Circle") will topline Jay Anania's "The Citizen," the first film production of Gotham-based Sunshine Amalgamedia Inc.
Barry Sonnenfeld's trip West got wilder and wilder Tuesday as a Gulfstream II jet on which he was the lone passenger crash-landed at Van Nuys airport.
Mark Shivas, the former head of BBC Films, has crossed the great divide by signing a first-look deal with Film Four Ltd., the movie arm of rival pubcaster Channel 4.
ShoWest is "In Love" with John Madden. The director, still basking in the glow of his Oscar nom, will now be honored as ShoWest's director of the year.
Lions Gate's "Affliction" infected the top spot on the exclusives chart this week after "Rushmore" graduated from the list, moving into wide release.
Gotham-based indie film distributor Zeitgeist Films has picked up U.S. rights to "The Acid House," a screen adaptation of the book of the same name by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh.
Companies from throughout the entertainment and animation industries are confirmed for the sixth annual Animation Expo presented by ASIFA-Hollywood, local outpost of the Intl. Animated Film Society…
October Films has bought the rights to an L.A. Times article titled "A Mystery of Cloth" for Michael Stipe's Single Cell Pictures to turn into a feature film.
Emmy and Golden Globe winner Sam Neill has inked to star opposite Robin Williams for Disney's “Bicentennial Man,” which starts production in mid-March. Neill will play the patriarch of a futuristic…
Universal Studios home video executive vice president William Clark and management consultant Hillary Mackendrick have both been tapped for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts' board of…