Dean Wright, a visual effects producer for more than a decade, has signed on as director of production at Dream Quest Images, the Disney-owned feature film visual f/x studio.
Indie maven Steven Soderbergh will direct crime thriller "The Limey" for Artisan Entertainment, the company announced Wednesday.
Kris Kristofferson and Casey Siemaszko have joined the cast of John Sayles' "Limbo" for Columbia Pictures.
Management/production company Industry Entertainment has announced its third project under its first-look deal with New Line Cinema/Fine Line Features, the romantic comedy "Glamour Girls."
Brad Garrett, who will soon begin taping his third season on the CBS sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond," has joined the cast of Woody Allen's next feature, where he'll appear opposite Sean Penn and Uma…
Lions Gate Films has acquired North American rights to Raul Ruiz's thriller "Shattered Image," which stars William Baldwin and Anne Parillaud.
The Sundance Institute has chosen six composers to participate in the Sundance Composers Lab (June 22-Aug. 17).
Paramount Pictures and producer Lorne Michaels are going back to the prodigious "Saturday Night Live" well to create "Superstar," a new feature spinoff of the longrunning NBC comedy show.
Gotham-based production company Redeemable Features has agreed to produce "Interstate 60," the feature directorial debut of Bob Gale, who co-wrote and co-produced the series of "Back to the Future"…
DreamWorks has moved up the release of its digitally animated feature "Antz" from March 1999 to Oct. 2, 1998, the company told exhibitors recently. The move puts the film into theaters seven weeks…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has issued a call for entries in the scientific and technical fields, officially beginning the 71st annual Oscar competition.