The Directors Guild of America has switched its Jan. 29 awards show to the Beverly Hilton Hotel from the Century Plaza due to a union boycott of the hotel.
The American Guild of Musical Artists has enacted a voluntary code of standards for agents and managers representing AGMA members with the goal of preventing what it claims is a "plethora" of…
Hollywood union publicists have tapped nominees for media and photography kudos at the 42nd annual Publicists Awards, to be held Feb. 22 at the BevHilton.
He's been called an "exquisitely bad" man, the sort of agent who will "foreclose on the family farm" to close a deal. Mike Ovitz? No, Scott Boras the baseball agent whose stratospheric deals for his…
Paramount has acquired film rights to Tom Clancy's videogame "Splinter Cell" and hired Peter Berg ("Friday Night Lights") to direct. Michael Ovitz, Clancy's longtime manager, will produce; Berg…
Union actors will have to wait until next year for a new deal. SAG and AFTRA, which started negotiations Dec. 6 with the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers, said Thursday afternoon…
Robert Zemeckis will receive a lifetime career achievement award from the Visual Effects Society in recognition of his contributions to the film industry that have advanced the craft of visual…
Casting directors and associates in Los Angeles and New York have moved a step closer to a strike if they aren't granted recognition as a bargaining unit represented by the Intl. Brotherhood of…
The Producers Guild of America has tapped Golden Globe nominees Julian McMahon ("Nip/Tuck," "Fantastic Four") and Virginia Madsen to announce the competitive category nominees in television and…
Broadway director John Rando ("Urinetown") has agreed to helm campus comedy "The College Experience" for Warner Bros. with Adam Schroeder and Geri Robert producing.