Bargaining between actors and the ad industry starts today in Gotham with no fanfare, five weeks before the Oct. 29 expiration of the current three-year contract.
Longtime WGA West exec Doreen Braverman has decided to depart her post as general counsel, a position she has held since the slot was created in 1991.
The DGA has tapped filmmakers Robert Altman and Curtis Hanson, commercial director Joe Pytka, Senator Olympia Snowe and AFL-CIO president John Sweeney as honorees for its fourth annual DGA Honors on…
The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped two-time Oscar nominee Miroslav Ondricek to receive its Intl. Achievement Award.
Five international directors' orgs have joined the DGA to create a code of practice to promote the "primary" role of the director in film and television.
"MADtv" exec producers David Salzman and Dick Blasucci have enlisted talent exec Tyrone George to oversee all celebrity guest and musical performer bookings for the skein's upcoming ninth season.
The Entertainment Industry Development Corp. needs to be overhauled but not eliminated, according to a nine-month audit of the film-permitting agency.
Manager Rick Siegel is on a Big Fat Mission. The head of Hollywood-based Marathon Entertainment has gone to the mat with "My Big Fat Greek Wedding" star Nia Vardalos and the state of California over…
Hollywood scribes have opted to re-elect Victoria Riskin to a two-year term as president of the WGA West over Eric Hughes, who had argued that the Guild needed to take a more militant tack.
Tim Meadows and Amy Poehler have been added to the cast of Paramount's teen comedy "Mean Girls," starring Lindsay Lohan.