Whitney Houston and her BrownHouse Prods. producing partner Debra Martin Chase have teamed with "Soul Food" filmmakers George Tillman Jr.'s and Bob Teitel's State St. Pictures to develop and produce…
Black Panther-turned-screenwriter Jamal Joseph has inked to adapt the story of musical prodigy "DeWitt White" into a feature film for Cary Woods' startup film company, Independent Pictures.
Warner Bros. and producer Denise DiNovi trumped the competition by making a preemptive purchase of "The Cutout," a CIA mystery written by Francine Matthews.
Unapix Films -- whose most recent release "Men" debuted last weekend -- will provide a $15,000 cash grant to the winner of the first Production Grant Program. An offshoot of the L.A. Independent Film…
Alessandro Nivola, last seen as Nicolas Cage's slightly less crazy brother in "Face/Off," steps up to leading man status in "Mansfield Park."
True to its promise made a year ago, China has neither cracked down on Hong Kong nor done the city's ailing film industry any special favors.
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.
The Directors Guild of America's national board voted Saturday to make a $50,000 contribution to the National Film Preservation Foundation, created by an Act of Congress in 1996 to raise private…