The Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has reached a deal with Comcast Sportsnet Mid-Atlantic covering about 60 freelance broadcast technicians in Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C.
"Eragon" remained the highest flyer overseas in a moderate Christmas weekend frame, topping international B.O. with $21.9 million at 6,300 playdates.
Corey Large's Wingman Prods. and Tunnel Post have set up a pair of projects: "Penthouse" and "3 a.m." "Penthouse," to be directed by Kyle Kramer, is set to go before cameras in Los Angeles in April.
"Casino Royale" has shot past the worldwide record for a James Bond movie, thanks mostly to strong international performance over the Christmas holiday weekend.
After a soft start, "The Nativity Story" is showing respectable legs at the domestic box office in the days leading up to Christmas, but it's been shunned by moviegoers outside the States.
Tina Fey will host the 59th Writers Guild of America Awards celebration in Gotham, set for Feb. 11 at the Hudson Theater in the Millennium Broadway Hotel.
New Line exec Gillian Brooks has been promoted to senior VP, field publicity and promotions.
Writer-director and Black Entertainment Television prexy Reginald Hudlin has been named to the executive board of the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television.
After thoroughly baffling Hollywood about its screener policy, the DGA on Wednesday banned any screeners being sent to its 13,400 members during the current awards season.
"Letters From Iwo Jima," which opened at five U.S. theaters Wednesday, has already dazzled the Japanese. Clint Eastwood's Japanese-language companion piece to "Flags of Our Fathers" has dominated at…
Fox21 has selected three scripts, all for one-hour dramas, as finalists in the third annual Slamdance Teleplay Competition.