Ending months of speculation about the partnership's future, Universal Pictures and Paramount Pictures have renewed their ties to United Intl. Pictures for another five years, extending their joint…
Senior talent agent Peter Levine -- who reps such thesps as Brendan Fraser and Matthew Perry -- is ankling the William Morris Agency and is expected to join Creative Artists Agency later this month.
In an unexpected change in Initial Entertainment Group's recent expansion effort, the company's senior veep of production Shauna Hellewell and post-production supervisor Frank Salvino are ankling the…
Fox Searchlight Pictures has upped Joe Pichirallo to senior vice president of production at the specialized division of Fox Filmed Entertainment.
Following the runaway success of "The Sixth Sense," writer-director M. Night Shyamalan has submitted his latest project to Disney.
Twentieth Century Fox has tapped Australian thesp Hugh Jackman to fill the razor claws of Wolverine in the Bryan Singer-helmed Marvel Comics actioner "X-Men."
ICM's Aleen Keshishian is joining Artists Management Group as co-head of the management firm's motion picture talent department.
Ensuring a greenlight for the project, Miramax Films has agreed to co-finance and handle domestic distribution for Martin Scorsese's "Gangs of New York," the dark period pic set to star Leonardo…
In the latest financing and distribution mutation of Robert Redford's period golf drama "The Legend of Bagger Vance," 20th Century Fox is close to acquiring international distribution rights to the…
Artists Production Group, the pic production arm of AMG, is quietly emerging as a major producer in its own right. Among top creative elements involved in projects rapidly coming together are Martin…
Universal is close to a decision to stick with United Intl. Pictures as its foreign theatrical distributor, instead of switching its films to Universal Pictures Intl.