Newly minted indie banner High Treason Prods. has launched production on drama-thriller "Hurt," starring Melora Walters, William Mapother, Sofia Vassilieva, Johanna Braddy, Jackson Rathbone and Ava…
Gabriel Range, whose pseudo-documentary "Death of a President" stirred controversy last year, will write and direct an untitled drama for Paramount Pictures and producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura.
Kevin Costner will produce, finance and lend his voice to "The Explorers Club," an animated series that will originate on the Internet during the holiday season in 12 four-minute segments.
Universal Pictures has set Jim Carrey to star in "Sober Buddies," a comedy Carrey will produce with Stuber/Parent's Scott Stuber and Mary Parent and Michael Peyser. Andrew Kurtzman is writing the…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired "Steep," a docu about extreme skiing produced by several ABC News vets. Pic, which played the Tribeca Film Festival this year, centers on a group that engages in a…
The year is half over -- so, in theory, the annual kudos season has seen 50% of its entrants. Of course, this is never the case, but if the first six months are any indication, the actress race is…
Warner Independent has hooked a director for "Queen of the South," its adaptation of a femme Scarface tale set in Spain, and is now looking for its stars. "Secuestro Express" helmer Jonathan…
Indie helmer Tom DiCillo presents his buddy pic "Delirious," starring Steve Buscemi, at a gala ceremony today as the Karlovy Vary Film Festival kicks off in this quaint west Bohemian spa town.
Mattel has inked a licensing deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to become the official toymaker for DC Comics. Toy company has been working with WBCP for the past seven years on one-off…
A dark descent down the rabbit hole of a perturbed, fragile and intensely neurotic mind, "Frownland" is the indie equivalent of a stiff drink. The buzz will shake some auds to giddy wonder and…
Disney animator Art Stevens, who co-produced and co-directed "The Fox and the Hound," and co-directed "The Rescuers" died of a heart attack May 22 in Studio City, Calif.