Lionsgate has acquired feature rights to the stage play "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf" and signed video director Nzingha Stewart to helm from her screenplay…
MGM and the Farrelly brothers are closing in on their cast for "The Three Stooges."
Oscar marches into March next year, with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences picking a later date for the ceremony due to the Winter Olympics.
The Venice Film Festival has tapped U.S.-based Ethiopian helmer Haile Gerima and Spanish avant-garde auteur Pere Portabella to head two section juries.
Uriel Jones, a drummer whose versatile style fueled many classic Motown hits, has died. He was 74.
John Turturro will direct a "Buena Vista Social Club"-like feature celebrating the contempo Neapolitan music scene.
Former Broadway producers Garth Drabinsky and Myron Gottlieb, founders of the once-thriving theater company Livent, were both found guilty of two counts of fraud and one count of forgery in a Toronto…
Producers B. Swibel and Barrett Stuart have optioned feature rights to Anthony Papa's prison memoir, "15 to Life," and have tapped Mike Jones to adapt.
Universal will develop "Major Matt Mason," a live-action feature based on the vintage Mattel action figure. Pic will be developed as a star vehicle for Tom Hanks, and Graham Yost will write the…
Zac Efron is negotiating to re-team with "17 Again" director Burr Steers on an adaptation of the novel "The Death and Life of Charlie St. Cloud."