Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment have inked Woody Harrelson to star alongside Matthew McConaughey in Ron Howard's "Ed TV," sources said Wednesday.
David E. Kelley’s untitled project, formerly known as “The Game,” is for Hollywood Pictures. Kelley, Howard & Karen Baldwin and Jack L. Jilardi Jr. are producers. Some information in Wednesday’s…
Did "Amistad" scribe David Franzoni read Barbara Chase-Riboud's book "Echo of Lions?" The Writers Guild of America West seems to think he did.
The National Board of Review will honor Robert Duvall on Feb. 9 with its 1997 career achievement award at its annual gala dinner at Tavern on the Green.
Universal Studios' majority-owned arthouse unit October Films is in talks to launch a book imprint that would be distributed worldwide by Penguin Books, sources said Wednesday.
"Beautiful Girls" and "The Ref" helmer Ted Demme has inked a deal to direct Eddie Murphy, and likely Martin Lawrence, in the Imagine Entertainment pic "Life" for Universal Pictures, sources said.
MGM has taken another step to keep rogue agent James Bond home at United Artists. Adding what it considers another patch in the quilt of ownership rights of its tentpole film franchise, MGM has…
Alexis Cruz, who just joined the cast of CBS' "Touched by an Angel," has inked for the indie feature "Why Do Fools Fall in Love" alongside Larenz Tate, Viveca Fox, Halle Berry and Lela Rochon.
Visitors attending the upcoming Sundance Film Festival (Jan. 15-25) will see an event that's undergone a substantial facelift since last year.
In a meeting with Vice President Al Gore, creative guild leaders promised Wednesday to cease and desist when it comes to glamorizing smoking in movies and television.
After two years of courtship, DreamWorks has secured the first full-length animated feature from Oscar-winning Aardman Animations with the claymation project "Chicken Run."