On Thursday, Hasanain Panju, the former CFO of Cinar Corp., was released from jail on C$50,000 ($51,000) bail, following his arrest on Wednesday on charges that he helped illegally funnel company funds to offshore accounts, reports Variety.
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Recent Oscar winner Trent Reznor will score and perform in ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER, reports Badass Digest.
Tech Crunch got the scoop that the Walt Disney Company has bought HTML5 gaming engine company Rocket Pack.
Oceanside Interactive today announced the availability of The Godfather: Empire on the App Store for the iPhone and iPod touch.
Starz, LLC, has completed a transaction resulting in a Canadian investor group purchasing a majority stake in the award-winning Starz Animation Toronto.
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc. (Nasdaq: DWA) today announced that it will bring Rumblewick to the big screen.
On March 2, Quebec police made an unexpected arrest of Hasanain Panju, the former CFO of Cinar, which succumbed to epic corporate scandals at the end of the 1990s, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
In an interesting stroke of stunt casting genius, Disney has hired Tom "Woody" Hanks and Tim "Buzz" Allen to star in its live-action JUNGLE CRUISE feature, according to Heat Vision.
Warner Bros-based financing and production company Alcon Entertainment (“The Blind Side,” “The Book of Eli”) co-founders and co-Chief Executive Officers Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove, in the most significant property acquisition negotiations in the Company’s 13-year history, are in final discussions to secure film, television and ancillary franchise rights to produce prequels and sequels to the iconic 1982 science-fiction thriller “Blade Runner.”
In a 60-page suit, Protocol Pictures partners Tony Leech and Brian Inerfeld are seeking $50 million from The Weinstein Co. over their dismissal from the animated feature ESCAPE FROM PLANET EARTH, reports Deadline.com.
Lucasfilm Ltd. and Twentieth Century Fox announced today that the 3D theatrical launch of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace now has an official release date – February 10, 2012!
Helsinki's Animaker, Hamburg's Ulysses Filmproduktion, Copenhagen's A. Film Production and Galway's Magma Prods. are developing NIKO 2 — FAMILY AFFAIRS, reports Variety.
Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures announced today that Oscar-nominated actress Diane Lane will play Martha Kent, the only mother Clark Kent has ever known, in the new Superman movie to be directed by Zack Snyder.
Lionsgate is looking at Oscar nominated young actresses to headline its HUNGER GAMES, reports Variety.
ComingSoon.net writes that Elizabeth Hurley (AUSTIN POWERS) tweeted that she will play the villain on NBC's WONDER WOMAN pilot.
Fox 2000 is moving forward on a sequel to PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS: THE LIGHTNING THIEF, reports 24 Frames.
G.I JOE star Channing Tatum, SHATTERED GLASS screenwriter Billy Ray and producer Joe Roth are packaging a pitch for PETER PAN BEGINS, a Peter Pan origin story, reports Heat Vision.