In a follow-up to his "The Original Kings of Comedy," Walter Latham will produce "Queens of Comedy: Beyond Bars," a feature film of female comedians performing at the Tennessee Prison for Women.
Since the critics weren't exactly their best customers, "Pirates of the Caribbean" stars Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom personally thanked their core audience, a few thousand teens who made the film…
Olivier Gers has been named general manager of FremantleMedia Licensing Worldwide. Gers was upped from his previous role as exec VP, Americas.
ABC latenight host Jimmy Kimmel has picked up a day job, signing on to host the net's upcoming gamer "Set for Life." Kimmel will start shooting "Set for Life" next week. Endemol USA ("Deal or No…
Fox is looking to extend its relationship with Jerry Bruckheimer, adding the TV powerhouse's project "Bait" to its development roster.
"South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone have set two live-action films at Paramount. Parker and Stone, who have re-christened their Par-based shingle Important Pictures, will first make the…
The 59th annual DGA Awards Dinner will be held Feb. 3 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel. Ballots for feature film nominations will be mailed to Directors Guild of America members on Dec. 4 and…
Paramount Pictures has acquired an untitled action drama to be written by Dave Callaham and directed by Max Makowski. Makowski recently directed the crime drama "One Last Dance," which made its debut…
Chiwetel Ejiofor and the rappers Common, TI and RZA have been set for "American Gangster," the Ridley Scott-directed drama for Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment.
Focus Features has tapped "Water" helmer Deepa Mehta to direct "The Julia Project" (working title). Biopic focuses on Julia Mullock, an American interior designer who married the last crown prince of…
Domestic Film DAILY
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Non-Stop1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures -3.70%
Son of God
Son of God2Daily:$1.4M Cumulative:$31.5M Fox 8.58%
The LEGO Movie
The LEGO Movie3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$214.0M Warner Brothers 6.54%