In the latest in a series of senior staff departures at the Screen Actors Guild, Seth Oster is ankling as deputy national executive director for communications. He has served as the Guild's public…
The WGA West nominating committee has announced the final list of 17 candidates running for eight open two-year seats on the guild's board of directors.
Filmmaking in Los Angeles is cooling down. The Los Angeles region saw a 6.6% decline in off-lot feature activity during the second quarter, along with a 3.3% slide in TV shooting compared with a year…
A Los Angeles talent manager has asked the state Supreme Court to review whether California's 28-year-old Talent Agencies Act has been applied legally.
The Casting Society of America has tapped producer-writer-director John Wells to receive the org's career achievement award. CSA will present the kudo to Wells, whose credits include "ER," "The West…
A group of about 50 Hollywood Foley artists has filed a complaint with the federal government over alleged misrepresentation by the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
The "American Girl" doll characters are headed for the bigscreen via a producing partnership of Walden Media, Goldsmith-Thomas Prods. and Julia Roberts' Red Om Films. First film from the team will be…
The dozen writers on "America's Next Top Model" have gone on strike over the refusal of the fledgling CW network to give in to their demand for a Writers Guild of America contract.
The smooth sailing continues for Disney's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest." Pic dominated four new entries and easily won the weekend box office with $35 million at 4,133 playdates. What…
The dozen writers on "America's Next Top Model" may walk off the show as early as today. The scribes have threatened the job action after the fledgling network denied their request for representation…
The Intl. Cinematographers Guild's Publicists Awards has been set for Feb. 7 at the Beverly Hilton.