Producers Vincent Malle and Neil Koenigsberg are planning a contemporary remake of Louis Malle's 1957 suspense thriller "Elevator to the Gallows," which starred Jeanne Moreau and Maurice Ronet.
Industry vet John Ruscin is ankling his three-year post as senior VP of acquisitions and production at 20th Century Fox to join Ticketmaster Inc. as executive VP.
SHRIVER ELECTS OVITZ: DISH hears that ICM brass, particularly chairguy Jeff Berg, are not happy that Maria Shriver -- fourth estate wife of his agency's superclient Arnold Schwarzenegger -- called…
Winona Ryder will replace Pernilla August in Constantin Film's $ 25 million epic "The House of the Spirits," which also stars Meryl Streep, Glenn Close, Jeremy Irons and Antonio Banderas.
After protracted negotiations, International Creative Management officials confirmed yesterday that InterTalent Agency topper Bill Block and 12 of his associates have joined ICM, as expected (Daily…
Savoy Pictures Entertainment and Universal Pictures have indefinitely shelved the $ 20 million-plus production of "Shakespeare in Love" after not being able to recast the male lead to play opposite…
Ann Daly has been promoted to the newly created post of president of Buena Vista Home Video, North America, putting her atop a unit that produces $ 1 billion a year in revenue for the Walt Disney Co…
TONI, TONI, TONI: ICM insiders confirmed yesterday that Toni Howard has been promoted to head of the agency's motion picture talent department, succeeding vet agent Lou Pitt, who steps aside to spend…
Capping a historic week for Hollywood's agencies and ending four months of secretive negotiations, the 95-year-old William Morris Agency has acquired Triad Artists in an aggressive move to help…
Amid weeks of undying speculation, knowledgable sources indicate that David Lonner is planning to leave his post as co-head of International Creative Management's motion picture lit department to…