United Artists has paid a low six-figure against mid six-figure sum for the Holly Sklar romantic comedy pitch "Kamikaze Dating" for David Ladd and Anne D'Amato to produce.
Adrian Lyne's remake of "Lolita" will make its New York premiere July 28 as a benefit for the Film Society of Lincoln Center.
Universal has purchased a comedy spec titled "Always a Bridesmaid" from the writing team of Dawn Calame and Chris Conroy, for Andrew Bergman's U-based Lobell-Bergman Prods.
It will be once more into the Jurassic breach for Universal Pictures with its announcement Monday that "Jurassic Park 3" would be headed to screens in the summer of 2000.
Rising young stars Freddy Prinze Jr. and Rachel Leigh Cook will topline the teen romantic comedy "She's All That" which Miramax is readying for a mid-August shoot.
Columbia Pictures has lassoed Gus Van Sant to direct "Brokeback Mountain," a love story about two gay cowboys.
Len Lesser, best known for his role as "Uncle Leo" in NBC's "Seinfeld," has inked to star in Oracle Prods.' indie feature "Fireflies," which begins shooting July 27 in New York.
Clayton Moore, who rode to fame as "The Lone Ranger," will be honored with the Founder's Award at the 16th Annual Golden Boot Awards presentation Aug. 15 at the Century Plaza Hotel.
Christa Miller, best known for her role as Kate on ABC's "The Drew Carey Show," has landed the female lead in the indie feature "Goat on Fire and Smiling Fish."
Given his significant contribution to the canon of American dramatic literature, one might expect that Horton Foote goes about his daily business with a peaceful sense of self-accomplishment. But if…