"The Sopranos" creator David Chase will receive the Writers Guild of America West's Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television, honoring lifetime achievement for outstanding writing.
CBS Films, continuing to ramp up operations, has tapped Warner Bros. marketing vet Debbie Miller as exec VP of worldwide marketing.
Richard Widmark, who made a sensational film debut as the giggling killer in "Kiss of Death" and became a Hollywood leading man in "Broken Lance," "Two Rode Together" and 40 other films, has died…
LONDON — Feelgood family pic "Horton Hears a Who!" performed well across Euro wickets this Easter weekend, where local offerings "The Wave" (Germany), "Grande, grosso e...Verdone" (Italy) and…
Justin Timberlake is hosting an awards show - and it's not the Grammys. ESPN has lined up the 27-year-old singer-actor to host its annual ESPY Awards show this summer, celebrating some of the best…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has struck a multimillion dollar equity financing deal with Gallic bank BNP Paribas for the upcoming second part of its "Arthur" saga, "Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard,"…
Total investment in French film production came to over Euros 1.2 billion ($1.88 billion) in 2007, up 4.6% from Euros 1.15 billion ($1.81 billion) the previous year, according to the national…
Swedish production company Yellow Bird has secured finance to produce a further 13 films featuring Swedish author Henning Mankell's fictional detective Kurt Wallander.
MGM has inked a massive deal with Abu Dhabi-based real estate developer Sorouh and Jordanian animation shingle Rubicon to create an entertainment destination using MGM and Rubicon franchises.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has reupped Screen Gems prexy Clint Culpepper, keeping him at the helm of the studio's genre shingle through 2012.
Hollywood is demonstrating its continued fascination with the Iraq war through three deals in the works on the subject. Mike Medavoy's Phoenix Pictures will develop a movie based on ABC News chief…