The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran film and TV scribe John Gay to receive the Edmund H. North Award for service to the guild and professional achievement.
Members of 19 West Coast locals repping more than 20,000 members of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees have ratified a new basic agreement by a four-to-one margin.
The Center for Communication Law & Policy at USC said it will go forward with next week's forum on media ownership rules despite the decision of Republican FCC commissioner Kevin Martin not to attend…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$5.8M Cumulative:$281.2M Disney -16.98%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$166.3M Paramount Pictures -21.00%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$2.5M Cumulative:$32.3M Warner Brothers / New Line -25.19%
Paramount Pictures has paid mid-six figures to option the rights to graphic novel "The Interman" for producer Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Motion Pictures to produce.
Actors Equity Assn. exec director Alan Eisenberg has backed the proposal to merge SAG and AFTRA, in a sign that the theatrical performers org may also be heading toward joining the combined org.
Undeterred by failure during the last congressional session, backers of anti-runaway production legislation have re-introduced a tax credit bill aimed at productions under $10 million.
A sharp division between FCC chairman Michael Powell and commish Kevin Martin -- both Republicans -- has spilled over to jeopardize next week's public forum in Los Angeles on the reg agency's review…
Federal legislation to fight runaway production is expected to be re-introduced today.
Leaders of the American Society of Cinematographers have approved a resolution authored by the late Conrad Hall against the risks of sleep deprivation within the film biz.
The Costume Designers Guild has tapped veteran designer Rita Riggs as recipient of its career achievement award in TV.