Brett Ratner has now been added to the list of speakers set for the Variety Entertainment and Technology Summit, set for Monday at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.
Daniel Melnick, a producer and studio chief who was widely respected as a bold risk taker, died Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 77 and had recently undergone surgery for lung cancer.
Designer Robert Boyle will be doubly honored by the Art Directors Guild and the L.A. Board of Supervisors in Los Angeles on Oct. 27, Boyle's 100th birthday.
Paramount Pictures is negotiating with Chris Pine to play CIA analyst Jack Ryan in the reboot of the franchise based on the Tom Clancy novels.
"Up in the Air's" Anna Kendrick will be presented with the Palm Springs Film Festival's Rising Star kudo at the fest's awards gala Jan. 5.
With just two weeks until the concert movie bows, theaters are gearing up for maximum demand.
U.S.-based entrepreneur Ted Forstmann's IMG Media is mulling the sale of its U.K. shingles Tiger Aspect Prods. and Darlow Smithson Prods.
Alejandro Amenabar's Roman-Egypt epic "Agora" has become this year's highest-grossing local film in Spain -- taking E7 million ($10.3 million) in just four days.
Cannes Film Festival's Cinefondation Residence has announced the six filmmakers who have been selected out of 170 applicants to participate in its 19th edition, which runs Oct. 1 to Feb. 15 in Paris.
Paramount Pictures is in negotiations with thesp Chris Pine and director D.J. Caruso to put fact-based drama "The Art of Making Money" on a fast track to begin production early next year.
Walden Media is keeping its focus on the family aud, tapping Mark Dindal to helm live-action family comedy "Housebroken."
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