Paramount, a studio always on the lookout for franchise opportunities, has found one, paying a mid-six against low-seven figure sum for James Patterson's novel "Kiss the Girls."
Propaganda Films has joined with two foreign distributors/financiers, Nippon Film Development and Finance Inc. and European conglomerate WMG, to form an indie film production venture.
The fourth annual Variety/Wertheim Schroder "The Big Picture" conference will be held April 12 at the Pierre Hotel in New York.
There's no doubt that one of the biggest wastes of trees is the studio press kit, long a staple of Hollywood publicity departments.
A little over a week after a stunned Anna Paquin won the supporting actress Oscar for her performance in Jane Campion's "The Piano," the 11-year-old Kiwi has signed with the William Morris Agency for…
"Chip, our mother is Charles Manson!" Ricki Lake exclaims to her brother upon learning of their perfect suburban mom's double life in John Waters' latest expose of society's hypocrisies, normal…
A&M Films, in association with Propaganda Films, has acquired the rights to Takashi Bufford's drama "Set It Off," a story described as an inner city "Thelma & Louise."
The Directors Guild of America, in conjunction with UCLA, will gather a panel of leading Latino filmmakers tonight to talk about industry opportunities in TV and film.