Alan Jackson won songwriter/artist of the year honors for his hits "A Woman's Love" and "Small Town Southern Man" during the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers country awards…
Shooting at a key location for crime pic "From Paris With Love" has been called off before it began after arson attacks in one of Paris's most economically deprived suburbs.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution has inked a multiyear licensing agreement with On Demand Deutschland, a joint venture between London-based On Demand Group and Germany's Tele Muenchen…
The National Assn. of Theater Owners is breaking away from exhib confab ShoWest and will begin hosting its own convention beginning in 2011 after winning the blessing of exhibitors — and…
Universal is setting Steve Martin to join Meryl Streep and Alec Baldwin in the untitled romantic comedy that Nancy Meyers wrote and will direct in February.
Summit Entertainment has set Gary Winick to direct "Rat Bastard," a Heather McGowan-scripted comedy that Niels Mueller is rewriting.
Relativity Media has acquired the D.B. Weiss-scripted bounty hunter tale "Kashmir" and is near a deal with Jean-Jacques Annaud to direct. Shooting will begin in late spring.
The Shia LaBoeuf-starrer "Eagle Eye" opened at the top of a Korean chart that this weekend was largely packed with local titles.
The U.K. leads the race in the nominations for the 36th Intl. Emmy Awards, announced at Mipcom in Cannes on Monday by the Intl. Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Thesp Trond Espen Heim will reprise his role as Varg Veum in another six films about the Norwegian private eye, based on the novels by Gunnar Staalesen.
The Nantucket Film Festival has tapped fest vet Colin Stanfield as its exec director, replacing Jill Burkhart who will move to chair the org's board of directors.