Change continues to unfold within the production ranks of Columbia Pictures, with insiders saying senior veepee of production Ricky Strauss will ankle his post imminently. Strauss, who'd joined the…
Among a powerhouse vet cast, Hill Harper shines in "The Visit" as an imprisoned young man who transcends anger -- however justified -- and seeks redemption. The intelligent script, based on Kosmond…
Wim Wenders won top honors for the "Buena Vista Social Club" at the 50th German Film Awards Friday night in Berlin.
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Matt Damon is near a deal to star for director Doug Liman in Universal's adaptation of the Robert Ludlum bestseller "The Bourne Identity." The film is expected to begin production this fall.
Since Sean McNamara and David Brookwell became partners two years ago to work on family movies and TV shows, the duo have spent $30 million on various projects, including "Even Stevens," a half-hour…
StudioCanal chief Vincent Grimond has vehemently defended the role of Canal Plus' production and distribution subsidiary, saying that it and Universal would "remain two distinct companies."
Richard Schiff is heading from the West Wing to the stolen ring: Schiff, seen weekly on the hit Peacock drama "The West Wing," is joining the cast of "What's the Worst That Could Happen?" -- a thief…
Jason Blum and Amy Israel, the Miramax acquisitions duo that led the team that acquired such films as "Il Postino" "Life Is Beautiful" and "Shall We Dance," have formed Blum Israel Prods. and taken a…
Employment in Hollywood's motion picture production industry has continued to post solid annual gains of 4% in the past two years, preliminary state job statistics show.
The Walt Disney Co. has tapped scribe Michael Browning ("Six Days, Seven Nights") to adapt Brit Mark Haddon's novel "The Real Porky Phillips" for mid- to high-six figures.
Former boxer Ray Mancini, who has acted in a string of indie and video pics, has struck a deal with a group of Ohio- and California-based investors under which his production shingle, Boom-Boom…