Literary adaptations, foreign-language films, comicbooks -- Hollywood development execs are always looking for source material that's proven itself elsewhere. So it shouldn't come as much surprise…
Marketing that uses nontraditional media such as the Internet isn't exactly new, but it's now hitting its stride. More and more Net-savvy, cash-strapped indies are seeding cyberspace with mysterious…
Angela Bassett and Keith David have been added to the cast of Regency Enterprise's "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" near the end of production shooting. Bassett, who co-stars in "Mr. 3000," is playing the boss…
Producer Robert Evans will receive a leadership award from Best Buddies, a nonprofit org dedicated to enhancing the lives of people with intellectual disabilities by providing one-one-one mentorships…
Are multiple heads better than one? "Not always," says IFC Films prexy Jonathan Sehring, "but if the multiple heads have brains inside of them, then yes."
Launched in August 2003 after several false starts by parent Time Warner, Warner Independent Pictures prexy Mark Gill has spent the past year building the division and assembling his team.
E! Entertainment TV has named Robert Verdi the channel's resident style expert, replacing former fashionistas Joan and Melissa Rivers. Verdi currently co-hosts Discovery Channel's makeover show…
Penelope Cruz has joined a stellar ensemble of Brit actors on "Chromophobia," a psychological drama set in contemporary London, written and directed by Martha Fiennes.
At a meeting of non-aligned nations during the Cold War, Fidel Castro made the dry observation, "In reality there are only two non-aligned nations: the United States and the Soviet Union." I often…
After kudo season attention for Jim Sheridan's family drama "In America" and controversial teen pic "Thirteen," Fox's indie division continues to capitalize on its success in the niche distribution…