Veteran international sales agent Larry Meyers has joined forces with Seagal Nasso Prods.
Miramax Films has signed a three-picture deal with Spanish writer/director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and his producing partner Miguel Toledo.
The team that gave Anthony Minghella's "The English Patient" its Oscar-winning sheen has signed on to Minghella's follow-up feature, Paramount and Miramax's "The Talented Mr. Ripley."
The former director of the Mexican Film Institute (Imcine) is expected to be named shortly to the top spot at Televisa's film arm Televicine.
Oscar-nominated screenwriter Paul Attanasio and producer Katie Jacobs have inked a two-year, first-look deal for their Heel & Toe Films to develop and produce features for Paramount Pictures.
National Amusements has bowed Chile's biggest multiplex, a Santiago 14-screener, in an intensifying battle for the No. 5 Latino B.O. arena.
Actor Ron Livingston joins William Hurt, Nigel Hawthorne, Miranda Richardson and Irene Jacob in "The Big Brass Ring," a film based on a script originally written by Orson Welles.
Warner Bros. has struck a deal with television director Dennie Gordon ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") to make her feature directing debut on pooch pic "See Spot Run."
Less than three months after officially opening its doors, Fox Studios Australia has initiated its first Australian film, a black comedy called "Soft Fruit."
Ving Rhames, who co-stars in Universal's current "Out of Sight," continues to vie for the title of hardest working man in show business, adding two more upcoming pics.
Artisan Entertainment, whose release "Pi" made a strong exclusive debut over the weekend, has acquired domestic rights to NYU film school alum Bennett Miller's documentary "The Cruise."