Penelope Cruz accepted a Bill of Rights award on behalf of Paul Haggis Monday at the ACLU of Southern California's annual kudos dinner at the BevWilshire.
"Cars" zoomed to the top of the box office and "Monster House" scared plenty of kids, but thanks to a plethora of animated-animal stories, critters ruled the 2006 toon scene. So how do the animation…
Just a year after Philippe Martinez opened his film company, Bauer Martinez Entertainment, and announced his intention to build the biggest indie studio in Hollywood, the company is downsizing.
"Venus" co-star Vanessa Redgrave couldn't make it to pic's special screening at the MoMA on Tuesday, so her daughter Natasha Richardson stepped in to host the soiree.
If you eavesdropped on a Pixar Animation story session, you'd hear discussions of what director John Lasseter calls "The Rules." In no small way, adherence to Pixar's storytelling "rules" accounts…
Last year, all three best animated feature Oscar nominees were 2-D films -- two stop-motion affairs and the hand-drawn "Howl's Moving Castle." A year later, the feature world has witnessed a massive…
Mark Burnett and Mike Darnell are teaming again, this time for a kiddie-based quizzer tentatively titled "Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader?" Skein -- whose unveiling comes just days after CBS…
NBC is producing a one-hour pilot from "America's Funniest Home Videos" exec producer Vin Di Bona that pits standup comedians against each other.
Johnny Depp is getting plenty of books for Christmas. Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group has bought the film rights to three tomes for Depp's production shingle, Infinitum Nihil. Depp's…
Sergio Mimica-Gezzan directed the TNT pilot "Grace." Artie Mandelberg is also an exec producer. Information was incorrect in Wednesday's paper.
E! Network is launching reality series "High Maintenance 90210" on Jan. 1.