Forget early negotiations. The Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have tentatively scheduled a Sept. 3 start for negotiations with the ad industry on a new…
Sony-based Pariah Prods. has bought a religion-themed thriller pitch from scribe-helmer Irving Belateche.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped David E. Kelley as this year's recipient of the Paddy Chayefsky Laurel Award for Television.
Universal Pictures has hired veteran marketing exec Kristin Patrick Petersen as senior VP, national promotions.
In the beginning, decisions about where to shoot a movie were easy to make: It was always the backlot. Now, several factors are changing all that.
The Directors Guild of America has spurned Michael Moore's hit documentary "Bowling for Columbine" in its nominations for directorial achievement in documentary.
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…
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.