Sony Pictures has hired Shana Feste (COUNTRY STRONG) to direct and adapt Carolyn Turgeon's novel MERMAID: A TWIST ON THE CLASSIC TALE, reports Variety.
The Third Floor, Inc., Hollywood's preeminent previsualization company, is joining up with Framestore, the London-New York Oscar-winning visual effects house, to provide European directors with top-tier previs expertise.
Lionsgate has hired Lenny Kravitz (PRECIOUS) and Toby Jones (FROST/NIXON) have joined the cast of THE HUNGER GAMES.
As a significant part of that strategy, Arc Productions announces today that it has signed with Paradigm for representation.
For thousands of years, culture, faith and innovation have flourished alongside each other in the desert wonderland of the Arabian Penninsula.
At a time when many companies are scaling back, bicoastal Aéro Film is ramping up its NYC presence and increasing its post-production capabilities with the addition of Aéro Studios.
Following on from The Foundry’s collaboration with Weta Digital on the MARI 3D texture painting technology, the two companies have entered into a new agreement to bring to NUKE the deep compositing technology developed by Weta Digital during their work on Avatar.
Is buying a new workstation making your head spin? What should a previs artist be concerned about when considering his/her next rig? Join me as I take a quick look some general guidelines previs artists should consider when upgrading their hardware.
PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES marked the biggest opening weekend in the U.S. for 2011.
The Times of India reports that thousands of Indian animation students have been left high and dry after several schools promising them jobs have closed.
ABC Family has acquired the Walt Disney Pictures film “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides” from Disney-ABC Domestic Television, it was announced today by Tom Zappala, executive vice president, Program Acquisitions & Scheduling, ABC Cable Networks Group.
Rod Hallett (TV's THE TUDORS) will be a series regular on FOX's forthcoming TERRA NOVA, reports Deadline.com.
Following the bloated first two sequels in the PIRATES franchise, the fourth installment puts the ship back on course. The story rightfully puts Johnny Depp’s Captain Jack Sparrow at the helm. The story throws many of the unneeded characters overboard and adds the right new shipmates to the crew. Penelope Cruz is the first mate the series needed for sure.
Brad Clark tests some long overdue improvements along with the unification of Autodesk's latest super software mashup.
MPC will be opening the doors of its new creative studio in New York with a complete range of integrated services.
Michael Bay may have been a stereoscopic skeptic, but after shooting TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON in 3-D, he's much more of a convert.
Director Rob Marshall marveled at the "extraordinary physicality" of Johnny Depp, and Depp reaffirmed his fascination for the absurd at a recent press conference for Disney's PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: ON STRANGER TIDES (opening today).
Paramount Pictures, Twentieth Century Fox and Lightstorm Entertainment jointly announced today that James Cameron’s “TITANIC” will be re-released worldwide on April 6, 2012.
Paramount Pictures will be bringing us TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON earlier than previously planned.
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq:DWA), Paramount Pictures and Zynga (www.zynga.com) today announced a new in-game item and quest for players of the popular game CityVille to promote the opening of Kung Fu Panda 2, which debuts in theaters on Thursday, May 26th.