Radar Pictures has optioned Esquire senior editor A.J. Jacobs' upcoming book "The Know-It-All: One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World," which Barry Sonnenfeld will direct…
Former Fox drama chief Peter Johnson has been named president of TV at Wonderland Sound & Vision, the shingle founded by McG and Stephanie Savage.
MGM Home Entertainment has signed a three-year distribution pact with L.A.-based Bronson Entertainment for exclusive distribution of the company's programming in Germany.
"In America" director Jim Sheridan has signed on to direct "Ikiru," the DreamWorks remake of the 1952 Akira Kurosawa film that is being crafted as a potential starring vehicle for Tom Hanks.
MGM's board met Thursday morning to consider dueling takeover offers from Time Warner and Sony. A company rep described the meeting as "informational." It appears the board didn't reach a decision on…
Coming off the most crowded summer on record, Sony Pictures will try to kick off the summer season next year in late April with "XXX: State of the Union," which has been moved to April 29 from May 13.
Robin Wright Penn has signed to star in Jeff Stanzler's untitled drama for InDigEnt, the digital filmmaking initiative created by IFC Prods., Gary Winick and John Sloss.
Robert Lepage's "La face cachee de la lune" (The Far Side of the Moon) will serve as Canada's foreign-language candidate for the Oscars. Pic is hoping to repeat the success of the country's "The…
Director Steven Shainberg and producers Andrew Fierberg and Christina Weiss Lurie have partnered to form Vox3 Films, a Gotham-based development and production company committed to original…
Universal Pictures has hired Polish director Andrzej Bartkowiak ("Cradle 2 the Grave") in a pay-or-play pact to helm the studio's upcoming vidgame adaptation, "Doom." He replaces the film's original…
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