Alicia Keys has been cast in helmer duo Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini’s bigscreen adaptation of bestseller “The Nanny Diaries” for the Weinstein Co. The film stars Scarlett Johansson as a…
Asked at Tuesday's ArcLight preem if his "American Dreamz" is a satire or a comedy, writer-director Paul Weitz said: "Since satire is the death knell for a movie, it's a comedy."
Peter Segal is set to direct "Shazam!" for New Line, which is finally in the throes of conjuring up a film version of the venerable DC Comics franchise.
"Fear Factor" showrunner Matt Kunitz has left NBC Universal for reality powerhouse Endemol USA, ending a six-year run at the Peacock.
There were two legit galas Monday, but they shared some of the same entertainment.
"'Hard Candy' is the perfect Lionsgate film. It's hip, edgy and wears its indie roots on its sleeve," the company's Tom Ortenberg said Monday at the film's L.A. preem at the Director's Guild.
Focus Features genre arm Rogue Pictures will domestically distribute Working Title Films' upcoming action comedy "Hot Fuzz."
The Rhythm & Blues Foundation, which ran out of cash and musicians to honor, has revived its Pioneer Awards, honoring Chubby Checker ("The Twist"), the recently rediscovered Bettye LaVette, Barbara…
Lifetime has named former NBC U Television Studio cable exec Lucia Cottone VP of series development and current programming. Cottone, who will report to senior VP of original programming Maria…
Columbia Pictures has skedded "All the King's Men" to be released Sept. 22. Pic originally was slated for release Dec. 16, 2005.
Helmer Goran Dukic's "Wristcutters: A Love Story" won the top prize at the 11th annual Gen Art Film Festival in Gotham this week. Helmer received $10,000 prize as part of the honor. "Wristcutters" is…