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The popular film tax incentive in New Mexico has been renewed by the state Senate, but a total funding cap has been added, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (“Carlyle”) announced today that it has acquired a significant majority stake in The Foundry Visionmongers Ltd (“The Foundry”), a developer of visual effects (VFX) software, from Advent Venture Partners (“Advent”) and other stakeholders.
Breck Eisner (THE CRAZIES) has begun negotiations with Summit Entertainment to take the helm of THE LAST WITCH HUNTER, reports Deadline.com.
John Moore (MAX PAYNE) is set to direct a sci-fi flick from JURASSIC PARK 3 writer Peter Buchman, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
Johnny Whitworth revealed to AMC Theatres that he would be playing Blackout in GHOST RIDER: SPIRIT OF VENGEANCE.
Richard Linklater (WAKING LIFE) is Warner Bros.' top choice to helm the remake of THE INCREDIBLE MR. LIMPET, reports 24 Frames.
David Slade (THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE) is 20th Century Fox's top choice to helm the reboot of DAREDEVIL, reports ComingSoon.net.
Silverdraft LLC (www.silverdraft.com) today announced the launch of Silverdraft Mobileviz, the first supercomputer-powered digital visual effects (VFX) and pre-visualization studio-on-wheels for motion picture production.
Despite comments from Eric Kripke, who was developing SANDMAN for TV, to the contrary, Geoff Johns, DC Comics Chief Creative Officer, tweeted that the potential series was still actively in development.
Gore Verbinski via his Blind Wink Prods. is set to exec produce the TV series THE BRINK, based on J.C. Hutchins’ novel PERSONAL EFFECTS: DARK ART, reports Deadline.com.
HITMAN director Xavier Gens' THE DIVIDE has sold to Anchor Bay for low seven figures, following a successful screening at the South By Southwest Festival, reports Deadline.com.
Radha Mitchell, Sean Bean and Deborah Kara Unger, the stars of the original SILENT HILL, are returning for the sequel SILENT HILL: REVELATION, reports ComingSoon.net.
Disney has scrapped plans to produce Robert Zemeckis' performance capture remake of the 1968 Beatles animated film, YELLOW SUBMARINE, reports ComingSoon.net.
20th Century Fox has picked up a tentpole sci-fi project from McG's Wonderland Sound and Vision, reports Deadline.com.
Eric Kripke (SUPERNATURAL) has told The Hollywood Reporter that his TV adaptation of Neil Gaiman's seminal comic SANDMAN, is no longer in the works.
Hot off his THE KING'S SPEECH Oscar win, Colin Firth will play a vampire in STOKER, reports The Daily Mail.
Aniboom Virtual Studio (aniboom.com), the world’s first virtual animation studio, has partnered with Mutasian Entertainment (mutasia.com) to co-produce the first in a series of children’s animated films.
VIZ Media presents the finale to the acclaimed anime series CROSS GAME with the availability of Episodes 49 and 50 today on VIZAnime.com, the company’s own premiere website for anime, as well as through the streaming content provider HULU (www.Hulu.com).