Joey Lauren Adams, Brett Butler, Jennifer Tilly and Gwen Verdon will join previously announced cast members Kathy Bates, Shirley MacLaine and Gary Sinise in J&M Entertainment's comedy-drama "Bruno."
Film Four, the movie arm of U.K. web Channel 4, has signed a first-look deal with Damian Jones and Graham Broadbent's Dragon Pictures.
Paramount senior VP Tom Levine is in talks to segue into an exec role at Lorne Michaels’ new Par-based, NBC-backed feature production entity. Michaels is putting together a new team to make movies…
France's record-breaking surge in first-quarter box office results slowed considerably in May and June as the effects of the World Cup soccer competition kicked in.
HAL Films, the London-based company backed by Miramax, is joining Film Four to co-produce "Birthday Girl," the second pic from British writer/director Jez Butterworth.
Possessing a deep voice that's certainly heaven-sent, Waldemar Bastos used his L.A. debut to emphasize the rhythmic dance music of his native land (Angola) over the wrenching balladry of his adopted…
Stephen Dillane and Kerry Fox, both last seen in "Welcome to Sarajevo," have taken the two main adult roles in "The Darkest Light," which marks the feature directing debut of "The Full Monty"…
Gameshow; VH1; Sat. Aug. 8, Sun. Aug. 9, 8 p.m.) Taped in Los Angeles by Columbia TriStar. Executive producer, Harry Friedman; producer, Lisa Finneran; co-producer, Gary Johnson; director, Kevin…
Before he directs Matt Damon in the Columbia/Miramax adaptation of "All the Pretty Horses," Billy Bob Thornton will direct "Daddy and Them," a comedy about a dysfunctional white trash family.
Rootsy singer-songwriter Gillian Welch is a study in contrasts: She was raised something of a showbiz brat in West L.A., but her musical heart keeps an authoritative Appalachian beat, and Wednesday…
Miramax's horror sequel "Halloween: H20" scared up a razor-sharp $5.1 million Wednesday, topping the midweek box office, according to the minimajor. The modestly priced slasher pic knocked…