In an interview with The Irish Film & Television Network, casting director Ros Hubbard revealed that LOVELY BONES star Saoirse Ronan will be in Peter Jackson's THE HOBBIT.
Pathe International has picked up international rights to DON'T BE AFRAID OF THE DARK, reports Variety.
Arnauld Lamorlette discusses his Academy Technical Achievement Award for production-capable bounce lighting methodology.
Deadline.com reports that Javier Bardem has been offered the lead role in Ron Howard's epic film and TV adaptation of Stephen King's THE DARK TOWERS.
In an interesting switcheroo, 20th Century Fox has moved Ridley Scott's PROMETHEUS to JOHN CARTER OF MARS' old release date, reports Variety.
Heat Vision reports that Kristen Stewart and Viggo Mortensen are up for the title characters in Universal's SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN.
On Tuesday, the Sundance Film Festival handed out its honors to short films, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Today, Escape Studios, one of the most successful and well-respected CG academies in the world, announced the appointment of Lucasfilm training legend Tad Leckman, who created the Jedi Masters Program, as Academic Director for Escape Studios’ new Los Angeles campus.
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The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nominees for this year’s Academy Awards.
The loveable characters Boog, Elliot and their forest friends return for a third adventure, in Sony Pictures Animation’s comedy Open Season 3, making its debut on DVD and Blu-ray + DVD Combo Pack January 25th from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
In a report on Variety, the trade publication highlights the big names in live-action that will be involved in this year's Cartoon Movie.
Shorts International and Magnolia Pictures will release The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2011 in over 150 theatres across the United States and Canada from February 11th, 2011.
In an interview with MTV from Sundance, Don Cheadle said that Marvel has hired a writer for a WAR MACHINE spin-off film.
Paramount's romcom NO STRINGS ATTACHED unseated THE GREEN HORNET at the top of the U.S. box office for the weekend of Jan. 21-23, 2011.
FMX 2011 - Europe's largest conference devoted to Animation, Effects, Games and Interactive Media celebrates its 16th Conference this year with another fantastic 4-days of networking, presentations, technical demonstrations, conference papers and recurring events.
Diverse animation and a new synthesis of techniques, a bevy of naturalistic environments, photoreal superheroes and a graphical mash-up are among the highlights of this year's VFX Oscar contenders.
EW reports that Liam Neeson will reprise the role of Qui-Gon Jinn from STAR WARS: EPISODE I - THE PHANTOM MENACE in upcoming episodes of CLONE WARS.
Mark Bailey (PANDEMIC: FACING AIDS, GHOST OF ABU GHRAIB) has been tapped to pen the script for a BLACK PANTHER feature for Marvel, according to Heat Vision.
Sony Pictures loves working with Neill Blomkamp. Deadline.com reports that Sony has picked up the worldwide rights to the DISTRICT 9 filmmaker's followup feature ELYSIUM.