USC old-timers fondly remember "the stables," a nickname for the rickety old structures that housed the university's film department through the '80s. Now, the opening of the first two structures in…
If it hadn't been for Steven Spielberg, the Red Sea Institute of Cinematic Arts might never have materialized. When King Abdullah II of Jordan approached Spielberg about opening a Jordan-based film…
Paramount Pictures has extended its overall deal with J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Prods., keeping the company on the lot through 2013.
Full confession: "Madagascar" is hardly my favorite recent animated movie, and this half-hour series derived from it is equally headache-inducing -- loud, exuberant and colorful, but seldom clever or…
In the face of rapidly declining subscription and advertising revenues and a series of fiscal missteps, the New York Times Co. will lay off 100 workers from the business side of the org and has…
"LittleBigPlanet" sacked the competition to win four trophies at the Game Developers Choice Awards, while Bethesda Softworks' "Fallout 3" seized the evening's top prize.
Sony Pictures Television has tapped ex-Endemol creative topper Peter Bazalgette as non-executive chairman of U.K. production.
James Mangold is attached to direct the untitled romantic comedy formerly known as "Wichita" and "Trouble Man" at 20th Century Fox. It's eyed as a potential pairing of Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz.
Fox Intl. Prods. has unveiled its slate of local-language projects set into motion after the unit launched last May.
Universal and Imagine Entertainment are gearing up for "The Strange Adventures of H.P. Lovecraft."