Tyro helmer Lance Hammer has backed out of a domestic deal with IFC Films for his Sundance drama "Ballast" and has instead made a deal with Strand's Marcus Hu and Required Viewing's Steven Raphael to…
Harvey and Bob Weinstein are taking a fresh stab at TV.
Universal Pictures has set up David Auburn time-travel thriller pitch "The Archive," with the "Proof" playwright to pen the script as a directing vehicle for James Mangold.
At last week's Tony Awards, some folks in the entertainment industry may have been surprised to see Harvey Weinstein onstage among the winners collecting trophies.
Tribeca Prods. founders Robert De Niro and Jane Rosenthal have upped Meghan Lyvers to VP of production and Brandon Brito to VP of development.
Gigantic Releasing has picked up all North American and English-speaking territories to Morgan Dews' debut docu "Must Read After My Death" ahead of its U.S. preem at the Los Angeles Film Festival.
Koji Yakusho, star of "Shall We Dance?," "Memoirs of a Geisha" and "Silk," is helming his first pic, "Gama no abura" (Frog's Oil), based on his original story.
Joseph De Marco, exec. VP of business affairs for Fox Searchlight, died June 19 in Los Angeles of apparent heart failure prior to undergoing emergency surgery.
The Hollywood Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival, in conjunction with Film Threat, is calling for entries for this year's fest.
James Gunn will deliver the keynote speech at the Independent Film & Television Alliance's 10th Annual Production Conference June 27 at the InterContinental Hotel Los Angeles in Century City.
The Los Angeles Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild will hold its annual dinner Sunday at the Pasadena Hilton Hotel.