A bill amending the federal copyright act to protect performers' income derived from digital music services was introduced in the Senate Tuesday and widely hailed by orgs representing recording…
Foley & Lardner has hired M. Kenneth Suddleson in its Los Angeles office for its business law department and entertainment & media industry team.
With its first pic, "Lockdown, USA," world preeming Saturday in Tribeca's NY NY section, nascent indie banner Article 19 Films has unveiled two socially conscious pics it has heading into production.
Paramount Pictures and C/W partners Tom Cruise and Paula Wagner have joined the brigade of producers weighing in on the Iraq war, optioning the New York Times Magazine article by foreign…
Sarah Jessica Parker will star in the suspense thriller “Vacancy” for Screen Gems. Script, written by Mark L. Smith, is about a couple who check into a motel and, unaware there’s a hidden camera…
Warner homevid has unveiled its first combo DVD disc -- and it ain't cheap. The studio will release "Rumor Has It" -- with an HD version on one side and standard DVD on the other -- on May 9 for…
Evan Rachel Wood has been cast opposite Michael Douglas in the bittersweet father-daughter comedy "The King of California," produced by Alexander Payne and Michael London.
Will Smith will star in "I Am Legend," the long-gestating Warner Bros. adaptation of the Richard Matheson novel to be directed by "Constantine" helmer Francis Lawrence. Smith has a pay-or-play deal…
Influential Gotham investment firm Quadrangle said Tuesday it's investing $150 million in small St. Louis-based cabler Cebridge, which will acquire about 1.2 million subscribers from Cox and Charter…
Sony Pictures TV has added two execs -- WB vet Tal Rabinowitz and Spelling alum Jason Clodfelter -- to its development roster.
Sundance Institute has tapped Cara Mertes as the new director of its Documentary Film Program.
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