HBO will combine original content with new media platforms in an unusual way, creating three miniature episodes of polygamy drama "Big Love" and debuting them via its on-demand service.
Fox Atomic is falling head over heels for Larry Doyle's debut tome "I Love You, Beth Cooper." Studio specialty arm has picked up the film rights to the novel and set it up with Chris Columbus and…
Tim Allen will star in "Redbelt," the mixed martial arts drama David Mamet wrote and will direct for Sony Pictures Classics. Production starts next month in L.A. Chiwetel Ejiofor co-stars.
Fox Searchlight has scooped up "The Ornate Anatomy of Living Things," a spec by tyro scribes Matthew Spicer and Max Winkler. Jason Reitman and his Hard C shingle are producing the project, about a…
When weekend receipts were tallied for the second frame of "Spider-Man 3," the wallcrawler came up a little short but still socko. Pic's actual totals on Monday were roughly $1.9 million less than…
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts/Los Angeles has announced the creation of the "Under 30s Program."
Variety and AMC have launched festivalshootout.com, a Web site dedicated to the year-round business and red-carpet pleasures of film festivals. Site, which kicks off as the 60th Cannes Film Festival…
Mandate Pictures has won the bidding for "Shelter," tyro scribe Karl Mueller's spec script set in a post-apocalyptic world.
Relativity Media has upped Andrew Marcus to exec VP. He continues to report directly to Relativity principal Ryan Kavanaugh.
Stanley Holden, an acclaimed character dancer in Britain's Royal Ballet who went on to teach generations of dancers in Southern California, died May 11 of complications from heart problems and colon…