Peter Jackson revealed on his Facebook page that Sir Ian Holm would return as an older version of Bilbo Baggins in THE HOBBIT.
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Warner Bros. has officially begun discussions with Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin for GANGSTER SQUAD, reports Variety.
An innovative public-private collaboration between one of the world’s top digital effects and computer animation companies, the Digital Domain Media Group, and one of the nation’s finest film schools, Florida State University’s College of Motion Picture Arts, announced today the development of a new digital media enterprise to be located in West Palm Beach, Fla.
Robert Zemeckis is in talks with Paramount Pictures to take the helm of FLIGHT, reports Deadline.com.
Twentieth Century Fox has picked up the rights to Alexandra Bracken's upcoming sci-fi book series BLACK IS THE COLOR, reports Variety.
Turner Broadcasting has announced it will rollout its UK preschool channel Cartoonito across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, increasing the brand’s distribution to 125 million homes in 112 territories.
Yesterday, The Weinstein Co. filed suit against Relativity Media over the distribution rights to THE CROW remake, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Chris Colfer (TV's GLEE) has inked a deal to develop a new Disney Channel series based on Florence Laughlin's children's book, THE LITTLE LEFTOVER WITCH, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Sony Pictures has offered Kate Beckinsale one of the lead female roles in TOTAL RECALL, reports Deadline.com.
Lionsgate has picked Willow Shields to play Primrose Everdeen, the younger sister of the lead character, played by Jennifer Lawrence, reports ComingSoon.net.
Jake Johnson has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures' comedic remake of 21 JUMP STREET, reports Variety.
Warner Bros. Pictures has officially announced the casting of Marion Cotillard and Joseph Gordon-Levitt in THE DARK KNIGHT RISES, but the roles their have been announced for do not coincide with the rumors.
Evan Spiliotopoulos (POOH'S HEFFALUMP MOVIE) has been tapped to re-write Universal Pictures' OUIJA, reports Variety.
John Luessenhop (TAKERS) is in discussions to take the helm of LEATHERFACE 3D, a new film in the TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE franchise, reports Bloody Disgusting.
In what is now becoming a daily tradition, Lionsgate has revealed two new cast members of THE HUNGER GAMES via the film's Facebook page.
Patrick Warburton (THE TICK, SEINFELD) has joined the cast of Seth MacFarlane's TED, reports Deadline.com.
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX), Paramount Pictures and Marvel Entertainment, LLC formally announced today that they have finalized an agreement to release the epic superhero adventure Thor in digital IMAX theatres worldwide day-and-date on May 6, 2011.
Straight out of a successful MIPTV, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), a unit of Viacom Inc. (NYSE: VIA and VIA.B), today announced a partnership with Bulgarian entertainment broadcaster, TV7, to launch the first localised Nickelodeon branded block for TV viewers in Bulgaria.