The Entertainment Industry Development Corp. has named Michael J. Bennett as its chief financial officer to oversee the agency's finance, human resources and information technology.
South African commercial director Sunu Gonera is set to make his feature directorial debut with "PDR" -- a.k.a. Philadelphia Department of Recreation -- for Lions Gate Films.
British director Tony Kaye, who became persona non grata in Hollywood after waging war with New Line over "American History X," is set to helm indie thriller "Paranoia."
After losing a legal battle over Jean-Pierre Jeunet's $55 million "A Very Long Engagement," Warner Bros. has won a court victory in France regarding "L'ex femme de la vie," another Gallic film it…
Donald De Line has tapped veteran Miramax exec Jennifer Berman exec VP of his Warner Bros.-based production company. Berman spent more than a decade at Miramax in New York as senior VP of production…
Wednesday's world preem of John Singleton's "Four Brothers" brought the gritty urban feel of the Paramount actioner to the Meat Packing District, where guests were treated to the freestylings of Mos…
Indiewood came out in droves Monday to celebrate the Gotham preem of Wellspring's "Reel Paradise." Doc, by Steve James, follows indie icon John Pierson and his family in Fiji, where they spent a year…
At Paramount Classics' unspooling of "Asylum" on Tuesday, much was made of the novel's prolonged process from page to screen.
Steven Bochco is headed back to the cop beat, this time for the WB. The "NYPD Blue" co-creator has pacted with the Frog to create and write a young-skewing hourlong cop/mystery show revolving around…
New Line Cinema has upped several of its development execs. At its L.A. headquarters, New Line has upped Keith Goldberg to VP of development and Jeff Katz and Luke Ryan to directors of development.