The Weinstein Co. has acquired screen rights to "The Silver Linings Playbook," a not-yet-published comic novel from Matthew M. Quick. Mirage Prods. partners Sydney Pollack and Anthony Minghella will…
On at least one front, Tony Soprano can rest easy: His June 10 sendoff is still eligible for an Emmy after all. Until now, the Academy of TV Arts & Sciences rigorously enforced its May 31 cutoff for…
Manager-producer Jimmy Miller has restructured the Miller Co., naming Julie Darmody president of the management division and hiring Michael Aguilar as president of production.
Legendary Russian director Kira Muratova's latest opus, "Two in One," is actually a two-part meditation on theater displaying the femme helmer's signature blend of exquisite imagery and gratuitous…
Denise Richards will star in "A Beautiful Life," a drama to be directed by Argentine filmmaker Alejandro Chomski in Los Angeles this summer. Chomski recently helmed "Reggaeton" for Sony BMG and…
Mickey Liddell will make his directorial debut on the thriller "She Lived," produced by his Liddell Entertainment banner, with shooting to begin next month in Los Angeles.
Disney's Buena Vista TV has sold "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End" to USA Network for a license fee of about $28 million in the network window.
Lionsgate expects to see big business from its new private equity partnership, even though it will push the indie studio into the red.
Hollywood is easing up on the pyrotechnics after a May for the ages, offering a trio of openers with R ratings, modest theater counts and expectations to match.
Bollywood is getting a boost through Joost. Saavn, a New York-based content provider of Hindi films, TV shows and musicvids, has inked with the Internet platform to stream its vast library.