Paramount Pictures has reorganized its top financial and strategic execs by reassigning the duties handled by longtime studio co-head Jonathan Dolgen, who ankled two months ago.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors org has elected half a dozen new members to two-year terms on its board of directors.
Paramount Pictures is redefining itself as a risk-taker. Its landmark deal for $200 million to $300 million in equity production funding through Merrill Lynch is aimed at boosting its control over…
The state of New Mexico has made a $1.3 million loan to Payaso Entertainment for production of "The Latin Divas of Comedy," continuing its aggressive financing strategy to attract projects to the…
A potential Great WGA Debate isn't going to happen. Current WGA West president Daniel Petrie Jr. has spurned challenger Eric Hughes' offer of a public debate, saying it would take attendance away…
The Hollywood Film Festival will present its Hollywood Cinematographer of the Year award to Caleb Deschanel on Oct. 18. Deschanel was Oscar-nominated for lensing "The Right Stuff," "The Natural,"…
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has joined the national Don't Count Us Out coalition opposing Nielsen Media Research's new Local People Meter ratings system.
Leaders of the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have pledged support of their journalist members in the exercise of First Amendment rights, approving a four-part resolution on a…
A former TV exec has been charged with felony wiretapping of his ex-employer while he was working for two other TV production companies.
A plan for Hollywood guilds to hand several million dollars to the Motion Picture & Television Fund has hit a pair of bumps.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran labor organizer David J. Young its director of organizing, with a goal of expanding guild coverage in reality TV and animation.