Principal photography on Volker Schlondorff's upcoming medieval drama "Pope Joan," originally scheduled to begin May 12 in Sofia, Bulgaria, has been postponed in the wake of actor John Goodman's exit…
Warner Bros. Pictures has hired scribe Mark Poirier to pen the untitled Russian bride project set up at Todd Phillips' eponymous production shingle.
Rogue Pictures is getting chummy with "B.F.F.," making a preemptive purchase of the romantic-comedy spec by husband-wife team Chad Gomez Creasey and Dara Resnik Creasey and setting it up with Beau…
Suddenly, it's tentpole time, and studio promo dollars are gushing. Monday's Tokyo preem of "Spider-Man 3" marks the first salvo, as studios prepare to spend $100 million-plus for multiple global…
Following the mad scramble to set key award dates in anticipation of Oscar season, the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has staked out Jan. 13 for its 65th annual Golden Globe Awards.
The Radio-Television News Directors Assn. presented its Paul White award for lifetime achievement Monday to CNN chief international correspondent Christiane Amanpour.
Korean helmer So Yong Kim's "In Between Days" won the international competition at the ninth Buenos Aires Festival of Independent Film for freshman and sophomore productions, which wrapped Sunday.
Overture Films has signed Lawrence Bender ("An Inconvenient Truth") to a two-year first-look deal, representing the first producing deal for the newly minted banner.
With less than 500 days to go until Beijing hosts the 2008 Summer Olympics, China is stepping up its preparation for an event viewed here as a major showcase for the country's amazing growth in…
Columbia has landed Clive Owen to topline "The International," an action-thriller about an Interpol agent who investigates corruption at powerful banking institutions. The pic will be directed by Tom…
RTL Group CEO Gerhard Zeiler kicked off the first in a series of keynote addresses at this year's Mip TV confab Monday. Zeiler delivered an optimistic speech entitled "Capturing Digital…