Media accountant Ossie Kilkenny has been appointed chairman of the Irish Film Board, replacing acting chair Ann O'Connell, another board member.
Artisan Entertainment has acquired television scribe Evan Katz's feature script "The Auteurs" for a low against mid-six figures.
Helmer Dennis Dugan ("Big Daddy") is circling "Saving Silverman" for Village Roadshow Pictures -- although the company is still in search of a domestic partner for the project.
Peter Berg is on board to write and direct two projects: "Hostage Rescue" for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment, and "Truck 44," potentially for USA Films.
A valentine to both the movies and the town with which they've become synonymous, "Forever Hollywood" is a pleasing and at times moving evocation of the glamour, hopefulness and exuberance that have…
Named European film of the year, Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" was the big winner Saturday night at the 12th annual European Film Awards in Berlin. Pic won Almodovar best director kudos at…
A sex comedy for the whole family? Strange as it sounds, that's exactly what Jason Alexander has made in his first post-"Seinfeld" directorial effort "Just Looking." There's enough coarse language…
Superheroes ruled as James Bond, Arnold Schwarzenegger and "Tarzan" pulled in the biggest crowds in a slew of territories last week.
Coming off his recent feature film "Spanish Judges," TV helmer Oz Scott is set to direct "Walk Don't Walk."
Brad Rowe (ABC’s “Wasteland”), Vinessa Shaw (“Eyes Wide Shut”) and Amy Smart (“Varsity Blues”) will play young adults coming of age in NBC’s four-hour mini “The ’70s.” Pic opens on the campus of Kent…
Madeline Kahn, the offbeat comedienne and singer who won a Tony Award and earned back-to-back Oscar nominations for her work in "Paper Moon" and "Blazing Saddles," died Friday in New York of ovarian…