Veteran producer and exec Barbara Boyle, who has been president of Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures for the past three years, has been named chair of the UCLA Dept. of Film, Television and…
Carmike Cinemas, one of the nation's largest chains with 2,262 U.S. screens, has joined the National Assn. of Theater Owners.
The Chesterfield Writers' Film Project, sponsored by Paramount Pictures, has announced a June 21 submission deadline for the yearlong fellowship program.
Paramount Pictures has greenlit backwoods buddy comedy "Without a Paddle" for Par-based Donald De Line to produce.
MGM won't be able to bank on the director of "Agent Cody Banks" for round two of its budding spy-kid franchise.
Raising its profile on the runaway production issue, the Creative Coalition has formed a task force aimed specifically at putting the brakes on projects fleeing the Empire State.
Hollywooders will finally get a chance to sound off in person on the Federal Communications Commission's proposed easing of media ownership rules.
Leaders of the Screen Actors Guild have taken the first step toward tightening eligibility requirements for background actors, who comprise nearly 25% of SAG's 98,000 members.
AFTRA and Clear Channel have averted a possible strike and reached a tentative contract deal for about 100 on-air hosts at New York radio stations WLTW, WKTU, WAXQ and WWPR.
Underlining worries over runaway production, Los Angeles Mayor James Hahn and Councilman Eric Garcetti hosted about 50 showbiz execs and union leaders Monday to hammer out possible remedies.
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