Michael Bolton has been tapped to perform at the 19th Annual CableAce Awards ceremony Nov. 15 at the Wiltern Theatre, singing his song "Go the Distance" from the Disney animated feature "Hercules."
Producers Marcy Gross and Ann Weston were honored Oct. 28 with the American Film Institute's Charles W. Fries Producers Award.
Jennifer Lopez, currently lensing "Out of Sight" with George Clooney, has inked to segue directly into "Thieves" under Gary Fleder's helm for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.
Writer-director-producer John Landis will deliver the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' 11th George Stevens Lecture on Nov. 14 at 8 p.m. in the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
With an ancient Transylvanian castle as location, principal photography has begun on "Beowulf," a futuristic adaptation of the Old English folk epic, with Christopher Lambert in the lead role.
Brian Yuzna is directing "Progeny," a $6 million sci-fi thriller that recently began principal photography in and around Los Angeles.
Director Rob Stone and the Directors Guild of America have settled their legal battle over the rights to a documentary featuring helmers from the guild.
Mexico's Academy of Film Arts and Sciences has chosen Arturo Ripstein's "Profundo Carmesi" ("Deep Crimson") as its entry for an Oscar in the best foreign-language film category.
Tom Wilkinson, one of the cheeky lads in the full-frontal hit "The Full Monty," has been cast in the upcoming thriller "Rush Hour," which New Line Cinema begins shooting Nov. 30.
Toronto-based writer-director Atom Egoyan's "The Sweet Hereafter," far and away the highest-profile Canuck pic of the year, is the leading nominee for this year's Genie Awards, the annual Canadian…
The European Film Academy's Felix award is getting a sex change.