Famke Janssen is MIA from "MIB:2." Or more accurately, missing the action. Janssen was to have played Serleena, the female lead in Columbia's "Men in Black 2" opposite Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones…
Escape Artists, the partnership between Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal and Steve Tisch, has made a mid-six-figure buy of "Diary," a suspense thriller pitch to be written by Eric Nicholas. Lauren Lloyd…
Taye Diggs is in talks to topline Fox Searchlight's upcoming pic "Brown Sugar" from director Rick Famuyiwa.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. gave almost half a million dollars to various film-related organizations at its annual charity luncheon Wednesday at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
Taking a page from the reality hit series "Survivor," Imax has made a deal with producer Mark Wolper and the Wolper Organization to mount "R2P," a race from the equator to the North Pole that will be…
Woody Allen's "The Curse of the Jade Scorpion" will close the fifth Hollywood Film Festival, which unspools Aug. 2-6.
New Locarno Intl. Film Festival director Irene Bignardi has unveiled a lineup that signals a warmer, more human personality for the traditionally artsy Swiss-Italian lakeside fest.
AOL Time Warner shares tumbled 10% Wednesday and dragged other showbiz stocks down with them on disappointing revenue numbers and amid a hazy outlook for advertising and the economy.
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In a move to continue to vertically integrate its film and TV operations, Myriad Pictures, the indie film and TV production, financing and sales entity, has purchased a 20% equity stake in Broadcast…