The Oscar weekend of Feb. 25-27, 2011 turned out to be a light weekend at the U.S. box office. In the end, New Line’s HALL PASS eked out a #1 placement with $13.5 million.
Commercial production company Motion Theory announces that filmmaker Guillermo del Toro will be helming commercials as the newest director on the Motion Theory roster.
Paramount has entered talks with Jon Chu (JUSTIN BIEBER: NEVER SAY NEVER) to take the helm of G.I. JOE 2, reports HEAT VISION.
Viggo Mortensen is the top choice of director Zack Snyder and producer Christopher Nolan for General Zod in SUPERMAN, reports HEAT VISION.
Summer 2012 is heating up for moviegoers as Columbia Pictures adds three highly anticipated films to its summer slate, it was announced today by Jeff Blake, chairman, Worldwide Marketing and Distribution for Sony Pictures.
Cookie Jar Entertainment, global supplier of nearly 6,000 half hours of the world’s favourite television series including Johnny Test, Caillou, Mona the Vampire and more, reveals at MIP its first older demographic live action/CGI animation production: MUDPIT.
Joel McHale (THE SOUP) is in talks to join Seth McFarlane’s TED, reports Deadline.com. He would join Mark Walhberg, Mila Kunis and Giovanni Ribisi.
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences handed out their coveted Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011.
DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg told analysts on Thursday that the company would "play it by ear" on its previously announced plan to release five features every two years, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Ewan McGregor is in talks to join the cast of Bryan Singer's JACK THE GIANT KILLER, reports ComingSoon.net.
In a conversation with Daily Mail Online, Ridley Scott revealed more cast members for his PROMETHEUS.
Jimmi Simpson (DATE NIGHT) has been cast as the president's right hand man in ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER, reports Variety.
The Animation Picture Company has bought the script ZOMBIE PET SHOP from writer E.L. Katz, reports Variety.
Wolfgang Petersen has been tapped for Paramount Pictures' adaptation of John Scalzi's sci-fi novel OLD MAN'S WAR, reports Deadline.com.
In its premiere week, Disney Junior delivered Disney Channel’s best ratings ever in the daypart among Kids 2-5 (474,000/2.8 rating) and Boys 2-5 (262,000/3.0 rating), and posted the second-best weekly ratings ever among Girls 2-5 (212,000/2.6 rating).
Peter Stormare has been tapped for Paramount's HANSEL AND GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS, reports Deadline.com.
Image Metrics Inc. (OTC: IMGX) today announced the availability of FACEWARE 3.0, its revolutionary video performance and artist-driven facial animation software for the videogame, film, visual effects, commercial, and television industries.
Imagi International is set to buy Chinese toon producer Toon Express Group for around $130 million, reports Variety.
Skydance Productions' head David Ellison is in talks to buy the rights to anime series STAR BLAZERS, reports Deadline.com.
D.J. Caruso tweeted that he has inked a deal to direct Columbia Pictures' PREACHER, based on the Vertigo Comics series.
HIT Entertainment, one of the world's leading independent children's entertainment producers and rights-owners, has today announced that a brand new CG-animated series of ‘Fireman Sam’ has entered pre-production.
Syfy has acquired both seasons (31 episodes) of the acclaimed fan-favorite Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles from Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution, it was announced today by Chris Regina, Vice President, Programming, Syfy, and Tom Cerio, Executive Vice President, Cable Sales, Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution.
Giovanni Ribisi has been tapped for Seth MacFarlane's live-action/CG hybrid comedy TED, reports ComingSoon.net.