Nicole Jefferson is close to a deal to direct Fox 2000's "Ghetto Fabulous" for producers Lynda Obst and Howard Rosenman.
In a touching but misguided display of filial devotion, Vanessa Redgrave has pieced together this recital of short stories and snippets from plays by Chekhov as more of a showcase for her mother…
HAL Films, the London-based production company backed by Miramax, has unveiled its first three projects, including two original contempo comedies and one period adaptation of a literary classic.
October Films has acquired North American and U.K. rights to Robert Altman's comedy of manners "Cookie's Fortune," which will star Glenn Close, Julianne Moore, Chris O'Donnell and Liv Tyler.
Reno Finds Her Mom," a filmed account of comedian Reno's real-life, emotionally charged search for her birth mother, is an awkward blend of drama and comedy. The drama, such as it is, comes from the…
"E.R." star Anthony Edwards is laying aside his scalpel to join the ensemble cast of "Dancing About Architecture." The drama, which is being written and directed by Willard Carroll, already stars…
Rider Strong, best known for his role on the current ABC sitcom "Boy Meets World," has inked for the lead role in the Allegro Films ("Little Men," "The Assignment") thriller "The Pact." Shooting is…
Rosemarie Burnett, wife of film editor and producer John F. Burnett, died Fridayof cancer at St. John's Medical Center in Santa Monica. She was 70.
The German box office experienced its strongest first quarter ever, the German Federal Film Board (FFA) announced on Tuesday. Admissions reached 46.5 million in the first three months of 1998, an…
Culminating a fruitless two-year quest to sell director Adrian Lyne's $58 million remake of "Lolita" for wide theatrical release in the United States, Pathe Prods. has struck a deal with Showtime…