Fred Berner's 10-year-old Gotham-based production company is in talks to form an equity joint venture with Image Group Entertainment's Bill Dalessandro and Michael Schlossman.
Universal's political satire "Primary Colors" failed to muster enough votes to unseat 20th Century Fox and Paramount's 14-term incumbent "Titanic" from the top of the box office chart.
Despite a major expansion in its film panels, feature presentations and audiences, the fifth edition of South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival (SXSW), which wrapped Saturday, has managed to…
Jerry Springer: too hot for TV. So he's headed to the bigscreen. In a rare example of a television talkshow personality receiving a big sum to cross over to features, Springer has agreed to tell all…
Terry Leslie McQueen, daughter of the late actor Steve McQueen, died Thursday at UCLA Medical Center from the effects of respiratory failure. She was 38. She had been transferred to UCLA by…
James Algar, longtime Walt Disney Co. producer, writer and director, and helmer of “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,” died Feb. 26 at his home in Carmel following a brief illness. He was 85. Algar…
Chuck Hayward, veteran stuntman and stunt coordinator, died of Hodgkin’s disease Feb. 23 at his home in North Hollywood. He was 77. Hayward was born in Nebraska in 1920 and left home at the age of 16…
Michael W. Hoffman, a costume supervisor for 30 years, died Feb. 9 of lung cancer in Los Angeles. He was 52. Hoffman worked on such films as "Presidio," "Running Scared" and "Pretty in Pink."
Robert Redford is negotiating with DreamWorks to direct and star in "The Legend of Bagger Vance," about a mythic golf match in Georgia in 1931.
Beneath the bustling streets of Manhattan is a thriving community of rodents and assorted creatures whose society strikingly mirrors that of the humans above ground. These cuddly varmints, the…
Jack S. Sidney, the founder of Video Casting Service, the first non-union casting company in Hollywood, died Feb. 17 of natural causes at Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center. He was 61.