EXCLUSIVEColumbia Pictures has grabbed film rights to T. Coraghessan Boyle's comic novel "Budding Prospects," with "Full Monty" helmer Peter Cattaneo attached to helm, Col confirmed Wednesday.
John Savage, the actor remembered for his powerful performance in the 1978 Vietnam war movie "The Deer Hunter," has signed to star opposite Kevin Costner in Warner Bros. upcoming drama "Message in a…
Only days after signing a five-picture deal with First Miracle Pictures, newcomer thesp Kentaro Seagal has signed to star in Shower Prods. "Seamless," a Gen-X pic set in the retro fashion and music…
Jay Mohr, Angela Featherstone, Paul Rudd, Catherine Kellner, Martha Plimpton, Mary McCormack and Nicole Parker have joined the cast of "200 Cigarettes," which begins shooting Monday in New York.
"Titanic's" James Cameron, Jon Landau and Rae Sanchini took home the Darryl F. Zanuck Theatrical Motion Picture Producer of the Year Award, bestowed at the Producers Guild of America's awards gala…
Robert Stack will emcee the 1998 Cinema Audio Society Awards ceremony on March 7, at the Universal Sheraton Hotel in Universal City.
Walt Disney Pictures has caught Wayne Rice and Steve Lyons' pricey pitch "Mad Mojo," a feature that will mix computer-generated imagery with live action, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
United Artists has picked up Todd Slavkin and Darren Swimmer's thriller pitch "Undying Love," to be produced by Gary Luchessi.
An unusually quiet Miramax Films has made its first AFM acquisition, securing U.S. and multiple international rights to the drama "The Blouse Man," the first title to emerge from Dustin Hoffman's…
British character actor Hedley Mattingly, who appeared in numerous TV shows and a few films during the 1960s, died Tuesday of cancer in Encino. He was 83. Born in London, Mattingly acted in various…
Jon Voight will star in Paramount and MTV Films' high-school football comedy "Varsity Blues," which begins lensing April 17.