Disney has preemptively acquired "Family Dude," a comedy pitch that will be written by Steven Gary Banks and Claudia Graziosi.
Columbia Pictures has made a preemptive acquisition of "Battle: Los Angeles," a Chris Bertolini spec about an alien invasion that starts in Santa Monica and heads east toward Los Angeles.
New York state is about to triple its tax credit for film and TV productions shooting within its borders in a bid to regain an edge over its credit-happy neighbors Connecticut, New Jersey and…
Stew and Lin-Manuel Miranda were officially added to the list of thesps eligible for the Tony for best actor in a musical, following the third of four seasonal meetings by the Tony Awards…
Natalie Portman is attached as the lead in a new film version of "Wuthering Heights."
Comarex, the Mexico City-based global distrib, has reupped its agreement to market German kids' animation producer and distributor EM Ent.'s portfolio in the U.S. and Latin America.
Screen Gems' horror pic "Prom Night" and Fox Searchlight actioner "Street Kings" will be battling it out for the top spot on what's looking like another timid frame as Hollywood gears up for the…
MGM is getting acquainted with "Bobism," buying Ben Wexler's comedy spec and setting it up with ContraFilm's Beau Flynn, Tripp Vinson and Lisa Zambri along with Adam F. Goldberg.
Director James Cameron's upcoming "Avatar" must rank as one of the most anticipated film projects in recent memory. His first narrative film since making the No. 1 box office hit of all time, 1997's…
Venezuela is kicking an extra $9 million into the budget for biopic "Toussaint," the co-production between Danny Glover's Louverture Films and Venezuela's film studio Villa del Cine.