Lee Tamahori, the New Zealander who most recently directed "The Edge" for Fox, is set to direct the military-political drama "Rockwood" for Imagine Entertainment and Universal Pictures.
Producer Dale Pollock ("Set It Off," "Mrs. Winterbourne") has been named the dean of the North Carolina School of the Arts' School of Filmmaking, effective Jan. 1.
Natural Nylon, the production company of actors Ewan McGregor, Jude Law, Sadie Frost, Johnny Lee Miller and Sean Pertwee, has signed an output deal for all its future projects with Germany's Advanced…
New films by Nancy Savoca, Allison Anders and Kurt Voss, Errol Morris, Mike Figgis, Gregg Araki, Doug Liman, Tony Goldwyn and Tim Roth are among the highlights of the Premiere screening section of…
Dick O’Neill, longtime character actor who played Charlie Cagney on the TV series “Cagney & Lacey,” died Nov. 17 of heart failure at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica. He was 70. O’Neill spent many…
"Wings of the Dove" helmer Iain Softley has signed to direct New Line Cinema's "About a Boy" (formerly titled "Father Figure"), the feature adaptation of Nick Hornby's recent novel.
Zak Penn inked a Fox 2000 deal worth high-six against low-seven figures for "Escher's Code," a pitch for a dramatic film about a world controlled by a computer program. The futuristic story pits the…
John Travolta goes face to face with this year's Nortel Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival.
Canada's independent film and TV business garnered major gains in both revenue and profit over the past year, powered by strong international sales for Canuck TV product.
Columbia Pictures has optioned Louis Begley's book "About Schmidt" for a feature, with Alexander Payne ("Citizen Ruth") attached to helm.