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."
Usually around this time the Motion Picture Assn. of America formally issues, with much fanfare, its annual entertainment industry report on the prior year.
Warner Bros. has acquired "Methuselah," an action adventure James Watkins will write and direct.
Three major Cesar award winners are skedded to screen at the 13th annual City of Lights, City of Angels film fest, set for the Directors Guild of America April 20-26.
Slate includes screening of 'Chinatown,' 'The Last Picture Show' and panels to discuss contempo issues.