Trevor Wright, star of "Shelter"
MGM has named Mary Parent chair of its Worldwide Motion Picture Group to spearhead the studio's evolution from a distribution-driven company to a studio that will generate its own pics.
Channel 4 has publicy reaffirmed its support for U.K. filmmaking, by including an explicit commitment to ring-fence £10 million ($20 million) a year for British movies as part of the pubcaster's new…
Rachel Weisz and Max Minghella will star in ancient Egyptian epic "Agora," the next film by Alejandro Amenabar and the first production from Fernando Bovaira's new Madrid-based banner Mod Prods.
Those catchy two-minute previews unspooling before your feature presentation will be receiving some extra kudos attention with the addition of the Hollywood Trailer Awards to the Hollywood Film…
The majors have asked SAG and AFTRA to start negotiations on a new feature-primetime contract on March 31 -- three months before expiration of the current pact.
The 12th annual City of Lights, City of Angels French film festival continues to expand in scope, with 27 features and 20 shorts skedded for its April 14-20 run at the Directors Guild of America. The…
As Warner Bros. figures out how to fold New Line Cinema's operations into the larger studio, insiders have been surprised to find WB brass aggressively courting New Line production prexy Toby…
Disney has enlisted scribe-thesp Jason Segel and helmer Nick Stoller to create the next Muppet movie for the studio.
Richie Mehta's "Amal" will help open the sixth annual Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles on April 22.
Lakeshore Entertainment and MGM have set Kevin Tancharoen to make his feature directing debut on "Fame," a remake of the 1980 Alan Parker-directed drama.