"Kleopatra" scribe Karen Essex is rewriting Columbia Pictures' King Kamehameha project, "Battle for Paradise," which is being produced by Neal Moritz's Original Film and Rob Cohen.
For Jamie Kennedy, one experiment has ended -- and three more are about to start. After 66 episodes, the WB Tuesday officially said goodbye to "JKX: The Jamie Kennedy Experiment," the "Punk'd"…
Sony Pictures Classics and Orion Classics co-prexy Marcie Bloom will be honored at the 12th Hamptons Intl. Film Festival.
NBC longform exec Jennifer O'Connell is getting real. O'Connell, who had worked in the net's movies and minis department, has been named VP of alternative programs for the Peacock.
U.S. distributor Hannover House has inked all rights for North America to Filmax Intl.'s flagship animation feature "El Cid: The Legend."
Cannes Film Festival organizers said Tuesday that Wong Kar-Wai's competition entry "2046" may not arrive in Cannes in time for its Thursday morning press screening and public showing afternoon.
Stephen Hopkins, whose HBO movie "The Life and Death of Peter Sellers" screens here in competition Friday, has committed to direct "Me Again" for Beryl Vertue's Hartswood Films.
True to character, the Phantom glided silently and secretly into town. But while a below-the-radar sneak peek of "The Phantom of the Opera" here Monday was remarkably low-key, it was also remarkably…
Mike Figgis and Steve Shainberg headline a new slate of pics being put together by Chris and Roberta Hanley's Muse Prods.
Dutch production company Gorehound Canned Film has inked with U.S. producer Jack F. Murphy and U.S. producer-sales agent Lars Bjorck at L.B. Films to finance and co-produce Gorehound's upcoming Nazi…
Australia's two main producers orgs are preparing to strike after thesps today rejected demands to go to arbitration over claims for a cut of net profits.