Senator Entertainment has signed stuntwoman-turned-thesp Zoe Bell to star in an as yet untitled bigscreen action-adventure penned by Sarah Thorp.
Spanish pubcaster TVE has created a new San Sebastian Film Fest prize, the Another Look award, which will be granted to a film at the festival "focusing on issues central to a woman's world…
Warner Independent has elevated Richard Gold to creative executive for production.
HBO is continuing its push into the genre that might be called election drama, acquiring "Run Granny Run," a docu about a 94-year-old politician that won the audience award this year at SXSW.
Plum Pictures is starting production on "Trucker," an independently-financed drama that stars Michelle Monaghan, Nathan Fillion, Benjamin Bratt, Joey Lauren Adams and Jimmy Bennett.
In writer-director Ilya Chaiken's sophomore outing, almost everything of dramatic import transpires offscreen, starting with the attacks on the World Trade Center and ending with the Iraq war.
Helmer Roland Emmerich is boarding a remake of the 1966 sci-fi pic "Fantastic Voyage" for 20th Century Fox.
"American Pie" is neatly transformed into Spanish paella in "Love Expresso."
A week after becoming effectively Sweden's sole exhib, SF Bio is setting its plans for what remains of the Astoria Cinemas chain that it bought out.
Rumor has it that "The King of Kong," Seth Gordon's wildly entertaining docu about warring "Donkey Kong" champions, already picked up by Picturehouse for an Aug. 17 release, will be made into a…
Sid Ganis has been re-elected to his third term as prexy of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.