J.H. Wyman's Frequency Films is expanding by adding former CBS Par TV exec VP Reid Shane as a partner and setting up film and TV projects. Frequency has secured $10 million in funding from Philippe…
Paramount Vantage has tapped Alex Walton to serve as VP of its new international sales arm, which makes its debut at the Cannes Film Festival.
Actor Roy Jenson died April 24 of cancer in Los Angeles.
Cillian Murphy, Sienna Miller, Max Minghella and Emma Booth will star in "Hippie Hippie Shake" for Universal Pictures and Working Title. Beeban Kidron will direct the film, which begins lensing in…
Two big-ticket projects have just hit the street, and the directors attached bring prestige -- but also major budget and control issues. Peter Jackson is shopping "The Lovely Bones," while Michael…
George Clooney and his Smoke House partner Grant Heslov will co-write a dramedy for Warner Bros. Pictures detailing how the CIA, with help from Hollywood, used a fake movie project to smuggle a…
Fashion designer and actress Jill Richards died April 21 in Beverly Hills, Calif. She was 85.
With no offense to any of the films that have screened so far at the Tribeca Film Festival, the hottest action surrounding this event is hearing the shrieks of laughter coming out of Jane Rosenthal's…
For the second year in a row, producer Tcha Seung-jai of Sidus FNH has been voted the most powerful figure in the Korean film industry.
Like last season's runaway success, "The History Boys," Brit designer-turned-director Melly Still's staging of "Coram Boy" arrives on Broadway with the stamp of quality and inflated expectations of a…