Denise Richards ("The World Is Not Enough") will star in the romantic comedy "Good Advice" opposite Charlie Sheen.
In what will mark his first film work in four years, Oscar-winning actor Daniel Day-Lewis is negotiating for the co-lead role, alongside Leonardo DiCaprio and Cameron Diaz, in "Gangs of New York,"…
In its first hookup with DreamWorks, Good Machine Intl. has licensed all international rights to Shirley Barrett's $3.5 million "Walk the Talk." The film is described as a "labor of love" for…
Producers Al Uzielli, Ben Myron and Ellen Freyer have optioned the screen rights to Karen Cushman's Newberry Award-winning young adult novel "Catherine, Called Birdy," with Pam Wallace ("Witness")…
Producer Joel Silver and director Robert Zemeckis continue to build their Dark Castle Entertainment library on the shoulders of cult horror helmer William Castle. With a three-picture Dark Castle…
As Sundance Channel looks to spread the message of independent filmmaking around the globe, the network is preparing to launch in Spain and Portugal as part of a deal with Madrid-based cable packager…
Julia Roberts' Shoelace Prods. and Joe Roth's still unnamed independent production company have bought an untitled pitch, described as a mystical love story set in Europe, by scribe Sue Kramer.
Killer Films is living up to its in-your-face name. Christine Vachon and Pam Koffler's Gotham-based indie production unit has 10 full-length features either in development or production.
Fine Line Features has closed a deal for North American rights to three upcoming projects from Zentropa, the Danish production company behind Lars von Trier's Cannes competition entry "Dancer in the…
Former DreamWorks Intl. marketing head Gerry Lewis will be the recipient of the Cinema Expo's Intl. Achievement in Marketing nod June 29, during the Amsterdam-based confab.
Miramax Films is poised to join with BBC Films in co-financing "I Capture the Castle," an $11 million romantic drama to be directed by first-timer Tim Fywell.