Scribe producers David Guarascio and Moses Port have inked a four-year, $10 million deal to develop new programming for NBC Studios and take over as showrunners on "Just Shoot Me" from Marsh McCall.
Danica Zimmerman has joined animation/design studio Creative Capers in the post of VP of development, where she will oversee live-action and animated projects for both TV and film.
A 40-minute promo reel of the first feature about the Vietnam War actually made in Vietnam will unspool during the Cannes Film Festival.
Cannes will host an under-the-stars screening of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's "Amelie of Montmartre" ("Le fabuleux destin d'Amelie Poulain") on May 13 in the park area close to the Palais. The event will be…
The U.K.'s Film Council has announced several new production appointments.
"Angel Exit" by Czech helmer Vladimir Michalek will represent the Czech Republic in competion at the Karlovy Vary Film Festival (July 5-14), program director Eva Zaoralova has announced.
Ronald Neame, who began his career as an assistant cameraman working with Alfred Hitchcock on England's first talkie and went on to a distinguished career as a cinematographer, producer and director…
Three more titles have been added to the Cannes Film Festival sidebar Un Certain Regard, Francesca Comencini's "The Words Of My Father" ("Le parole di Mio Padre"), which will close the section May…
A federal judge in Los Angeles threw out Intertainment's RICO claims against Franchise Pictures late last week, finding that Intertainment had failed to allege the requisite criminal enterprise.
IMF-backed Pacifica Film Development has purchased feature rights to the Michael Blake novel "The Holy Road," the soon-to-be-published sequel to Blake's "Dances With Wolves." Blake, who won an Oscar…
Dear Diary, Had a boffo weekend. The soph session of Miramax/U's "Bridget Jones's Diary" edged out three-time victor "Spy Kids" with $10.5 million as the Renee Zellweger romancer added 610 playdates…