Douglas Buck is helming a remake of the Brian DePalma film "Sisters" with French thesp Lou Doillon joining Chloe Sevigny and Stephen Rea. No Remorse Pictures is producing.
Jeff Daniels will join Jon Heder and Diane Keaton in "Mama's Boy," the Warner Independent Pictures comedy that will be directed by Tim Hamilton. Hank Nelken wrote the script.
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…
With most schools out Friday, Easter weekend is all about kids, as Dimension and Disney aim "Scary Movie 4" at teens and the Mouse House targets toon "The Wild" at a younger set.
"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" alum Marti Noxon has sealed an exclusive two-year, seven-figure overall deal with Touchstone TV. As part of the pact, she's already showrunner on the drama pilot "Brothers…
More bad news for Western media congloms vying to break into China's lucrative market: China's communist party has again tightened its grip on the industry with a raft of rules for TV dramas and…
The Tribeca Film Festival is shifting gears. After announcing a list of arty pics from indie auteurs, the fest -- co-founded by Jane Rosenthal and Robert De Niro -- is now loading up on high-profile…
Sony Pictures on Wednesday became the second major studio to give its homevideo division a digital makeover, creating a new digital distribution division overseen by homevid prexy Benjamin Feingold.