A year before the novel is to be published, Warner Bros. has optioned the movie rights to Howard Norman's novel "The Bird Artists," a love story set in 1911 Newfoundland, sources said.
"Strictly Ballroom" composer David Hirschfelder is setting up an office in L.A. next month.
Actress Nancy Travis is in final negotiations to play Michael J. Fox's love interest, a TV sports anchorwoman, in Universal/Imagine's "Greed," sources said Wednesday.
Viacom Intl. and AT&T will join forces to create a high-tech operation that would funnel hundreds of movies, varied educational services, videogames and shop-at-home capabilities to homes linked with…
Oscar nominee Judy Davis, Tony-winner Kevin Spacey and Robert Steinmiller have joined the cast of Touchstone's "The Ref." Filming begins June 23 in Toronto on the $ 12 million action-comedy which…
Twentieth Century Fox has bought Ian Seeberg's family adventure spec script "Cat and Mouse" for producers David Mickey Evans and Dale de la Torre, sources said.
Prominent Eastern European and German directors, including Wim Wenders, are set to conduct seminars at the Akademie der Kunste here June 12-July 9.
Interscope Records artist Andre Young, aka Dr. Dre, pleaded no-contest Wednesday to assaulting record producer Damon Thomas and was sentenced by a Van Nuys court to three-years probation and ordered…
The Canadian film industry breathed a collective sigh of relief Wednesday when Pierre DesRoches, the highly respected executive director of federal funder Telefilm Canada, had his contract renewed.
Labor guilds set the clock ticking on Carolco Pictures Wednesday by serving a 30-day notice of default on the troubled indie, which missed a $ 3 million payment due the guilds that day.