Indian actor M.N. Nambiar, who frequently played the bad guy in Tamil films, died Nov. 19 in Chennai, India. He was 92.
Fernando Bovaira's Mod Producciones and Telecinco Cinema have joined Alejandro Amenabar's shingle Himenoptero to produce "El Mal ajeno," helmed by Oskar Santos.
Warner Bros U.K. has tapped marketing topper Polly Cochrane, who recently announced her decision to quit Channel 4 where she has worked for a decade.
Alexandra Stone has been tapped to helm CMP Film, a London-based film shingle set up by legit company Creative Management and Prods., founded by Nick Frankfort and Tobias Round two years ago.
John Malkovich is so touched by the plight of migrant children who cross illegally into the United States that he plans to make a documentary about it.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences is honoring late Italo helmer Federico Fellini and the 50th anniversary of his film "La Dolce Vita" with an exhibition titled "Fellini Oniricon -- The…
Robert Schwentke is attached to direct the thriller "Venus Fixer" for New Line and Mandalay Pictures.
Rosie Perez, Craig Ferguson and Arsenio Hall will join Christina Ricci for the CG-animated feature "The Hero of Color City," directed by Becky Bristow. Thesps will lend voices as a group of crayons…
Mark Neveldine and Brian Taylor have dropped out as the directors of "Jonah Hex," the DC Comics property that is expected to headline "W." and "Milk" star Josh Brolin as a partly disfigured…
Sony has snapped up feature rights to "A Butler Well Served by This Election," the life story of an African-American butler at the White House, and set up the project with Laura Ziskin.
Management company Principal Entertainment is forming a film production division, hiring Susana Zepeda to run it.