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…
Toronto-based helmer John N. Smith, best-known for the Hollywood Pictures hit "Dangerous Minds," has signed to direct the Canuck TV miniseries "Random Passage," his first Canadian-made project in…
Nicole Jefferson is close to a deal to direct Fox 2000's "Ghetto Fabulous" for producers Lynda Obst and Howard Rosenman.
Bill Cable, an actor and stuntman, died March 7 in Los Angeles of complications resulting from a motorcycle accident he suffered 18 months earlier. He was 52.
While Imagine Entertainment has lowered an iron curtain of secrecy around its remake of the Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Psycho," details on the casting continue to run to the light.
Hoping to show that Hell or even "Godzilla" hath no fury like two best friends scorned, 20th Century Fox has acquired Marcus Gautesen's spec "This Means War," to which Martin Lawrence is attached to…
Actors Paul Francis ("Sparkle and Charm") and Angel Boris ("Suicide Blonde") have been cast in two of the leads for the Trimark Pictures thriller "Warlock: The End of Innocence," which shoots at the…
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…
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.
Hoping to generate more buzz among moviegoers, 20th Century Fox has postponed for one week the national release of its Warren Beatty-helmed political satire, "Bulworth."
Emanuele Crialese's comic love story "Once We Were Strangers" was named the best American feature at the 1998 Avignon/New York Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday. "Strangers," which premiered in…