Disney Channel and Disney XD tapped former Universal Cable executive Nikki Reed for VP of original series, a newly created position, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
James Marsden has signed on to star opposite Russell Brand in I HOP, a live-action/CG-animated comedy, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Kevin Falls (JOURNEYMAN) is writing the TV pilot for Sony's adaptation of POWERS at FX, PREMIUMHOLLYWOOD.COM reports.
ASIFA-Hollywood is proud to announce the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning actor, director, producer and one of pop culture’s most recognizable figures, William Shatner, will host the 37th Annual Annie Awards on Saturday, February 6, 2010, at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles, CA.
Martin Scorsese is in negotiations to direct a big screen adaptation of THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET for GK Films, reports VARIETY.
STARGATE ATLANTIS actor Jason Momoa has been cast as the title character in the CONAN redux, reports VARIETY.
Avatar, An Education and The Hurt Locker have each received eight nominations for the Orange British Academy Film Awards in 2010.
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures has hired former Mandate exec Tendo Nagenda as vp of production, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Summit Entertainment is jointly developing and producing a TV series based on PUSH with E1 Entertainment, according to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER.
Jonathan Levine (THE WACKNESS, ALL THE BOYS LOVE MANDY LANE) has been tapped to write and direct an adaptation of Isaac Marion's zombie romance novel WARM BODIES, according to VARIETY.
According to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER'S HEAT VISION BLOG, D.J. Caruso (EAGLE EYE, DISTURBIA) has landed a deal to direct I AM NUMBER FOUR.
Marc Webb, the director of the Golden Globe nominated Best Picture (500) Days of Summer, will direct the next chapter in the Spider-Man franchise, set to hit theaters summer 2012, it was jointly announced today by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios.
Tim Burton is reportedly in talks to make a live-action feature based on MALEFICENT from Disney's 1959 adaptation of the fairy tale SLEEPING BEAUTY, AIN'T IT COOL NEWS reports.
According to THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER'S HEAT VISION BLOG, SAW VI director Kevin Greutert has signed on to direct PARANORMAL ACTIVITY 2 for Paramount Pictures.
Summit Entertainment's RED, based on the DC Comics graphic novel of the same name by Warren Ellis, has begun principal photography in Toronto, COMINGSOON.NET reports.
Clark Gregg, who plays Agent Coulson in IRON MAN and the upcoming IRON MAN 2, will reprise his role for THOR, VARIETY reports.
Avatar, fresh from its Golden Globe best picture win, grabbed 11 nominations from the Visual Effects Society (VES), while the animated Coraline nabbed four.
Matt Damon and Brad Pitt have been cast for HAPPY FEET 2, according to MOVIELINE via COMINGSOON.NET.
Teresa Palmer is reported to be joining the case of MAD MAX: FURY ROAD, THE HERALD SUN reports via COMINGSON.NET.