Finally, the folks at Disney TV have found the perfect career path for drop-dead gorgeous supermodels who are longing to break into acting: star in a family movie where they can play Barbie-type…
The Johnson-Burnett Entertainment Group, which represents some of the top TV commercial directors in the U.S., has set up a movie division to move its clients into the making of theatrical and TV…
First impressions of Joseph Arthur, a stoic singer-songwriter from Gotham via Akron, are almost guaranteed to be wrong. There's the Grammy nomination he received this year for his artwork on the…
Former Disney studio topper Joe Roth is in negotiations to put together the first film deal for his as-yet-unnamed indie shingle.
Spain's top indie distributor-exhibitor, Antonio Llorens' Lauren Films, is in advanced talks with two other local cinema circuits to create the biggest exhibition loop ever in the country.
Infamous German helmer Leni Riefenstahl is in a German hospital after a helicopter crash in Sudan left her with two broken ribs.
Columbia Pictures has tapped scribe Richard Hatem ("Under Siege 2") to adapt the Nelson DeMille novel "Plum Island" for producer Mace Neufeld.
Veteran assistant director and unit production manager Cheryl Downey has been named this year's recipient of the Directors Guild of America's Frank Capra Achievement Award.
Few filmmakers have remained as perennially committed to depicting their own nation's culture and history as this year's recipient of an honorary Academy Award. Writer-director Andrzej Wajda has been…
"The Hurricane" star Denzel Washington is in serious talks to next star in "Training Day," the Warner Bros. drama scripted by David Ayer.
Eric Roberts, last seen taunting Sam Shepard in TNT’s high-rated western “Purgatory,” has joined the cast of Signal Hills Pictures’ “Mercy Streets.” The pic, which starts shooting this month, is…