The Producers Guild of America has tapped FX's "Rescue Me" as recipient of its 2005 Visionary Award.
The Intl. Documentary Assn. will present Jonathan Stack and James Brabazon with its Courage Under Fire Award for their film "Liberia: An Uncivil War," produced for the Discovery Times Channel.
Paramount-based Lynda Obst Prods. has tapped John Tantillo VP and Billy Rosenberg director of development. The veteran execs join senior VP Michael Nash to round out the Obst development team.
Italian cinematographer Tonino Delli Colli, best known for collaborating with Sergio Leone, will receive the American Society of Cinematographers' international achievement award.
"Fashionistas" author Lynn Messina found herself temporarily at a loss for words by Tuesday's book launch party at Fenix Restaurant at the Argyle Hotel.
About 80 staffers at the Writers Guild of America West will vote next week on whether to unionize with the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters. A majority yes vote in the Dec. 8 election would place the…
The Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have set next Monday as the launch for potentially contentious film and TV contract negotiations with studios and…
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped Emmy-winning writer-producer Cort Casady exec producer of its upcoming WGA Awards show on Feb. 19.
The former finance director of AFTRA's Health and Retirement Funds has pled guilty to embezzling $1.36 million from the funds and will be sentenced Dec. 15.
Showbiz writers have solidly endorsed a three-year contract with studios and nets, with 74% of scribes voting to ratify the deal. Leaders of the Writers Guild of America had urged members to approve…
Angela Cheng Caplan has formed her own lit and talent management shingle, Cheng Caplan Co.