Scripters Steve Oedekerk ("Patch Adams"), Mike Scully ("The Simpsons") and Barry Kemp ("Newhart") will join some 120 other panelists and seminar leaders at the Maui Writers Conference over Labor Day…
Few scenarists in recent memory have generated as much industry heat as "Scream" scribe Kevin Williamson. But that temperature may well plunge to lukewarm once auds bathe in the tepid waters of…
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, who recently appeared in John Sayles' "Limbo," will co-star in the Wolfgang Petersen-helmed "The Perfect Storm" for Warner Bros.
Universal has sealed its second Australian deal in four months, clinching a three-year, first-look pact with new Australian-based production venture Screen Corp. Screen Corp.'s chairman is former…
Miramax has wasted little time playing the Talk magazine synergy card: The Disney subsid has optioned Mark Ross' "The Last Safari," a feature article in Talk's debut issue.
Joel Schumacher has left vacant the director's chair on "The Apartment," Lakeshore Entertainment's remake of the French thriller "L'Appartement."
Will Smith is teeing up to star in Robert Redford's "The Legend of Bagger Vance." The period drama is the story of a war hero and amateur golfer who manages to compete against the nation's top pros…
Palm Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to artist-filmmaker Mack 10's "Thicker Than Water."
Oliver Platt will play the deposed champion of Ted Turner's grappling circuit WCW, and Scott Caan will join David Arquette as the tag team hellbent on helping the wrestler regain his title back in…
Photographer Pat York has optioned "The Marzipan Pigeon," Alicia Donati's book about a love affair in the New York art scene.