Paul Walker, who's due out in Disney's "Meet the Deedles," will toss spirals in "Varsity Blues" for Paramount Pictures opposite Jon Voight, sources said Wednesday.
When Sean Lennon announced, halfway through his New York solo debut, that he was about to do a cover by "the greatest band ever," he raised plenty of eyebrows by promptly launching into a lovely…
Stephen Schiff, who penned the screenplays for "Lolita" and "Deep End of the Ocean," has inked to adapt David McClintock's drug cartel book "Swordfish" for 20th Century Fox, with Sonnenfeld/Josephson…
Motion Picture Assn. of America president Jack Valenti will be the first speaker Tuesday in a series of four lectures throughout 1998 sponsored by the American Film Institute at the Hotel Nikko…
Warner Bros. has purchased a pitch for a script titled "Man Made" from freshman writing team Milo Addica and Will Rokos -- along with a blind script commitment for a future screenplay -- in an…
Stephen Frears is near a deal to direct John Cusack in Touchstone Pictures' "High Fidelity." The Nick Hornby novel has been adapted by Cusack and his "Grosse Pointe Blank" writing partners Steve Pink…
Musical fastballs were few and far between when young Texas prospects Fastball made a spring training appearance Monday in the friendly confines of the packed Viper Room, where fans came to see if…
Screenwriter Bo Zenga has just about realized the logline of his sci-fi pitch "Time Jumpers."
In a CAA-brokered deal, Miramax Films has boarded Intermedia Films' comedy "Blow Dry," which is being scripted by Simon Beaufoy ("The Full Monty").
Clint Eastwood, James Cameron and Minnie Driver are among the presenters set to appear Friday at the 35th annual Publicists Guild of America Awards.
October Films has acquired U.S. rights to Intermedia Films' drama "Hilary and Jackie," starring Emily Watson ("The Boxer").