Forget the couch. Think of this job as the power behind the throne. For Joseph Middleton it is unquestionably the best job in showbiz.
So you want to be in pictures. Take note, as any of these routes could land you there -- provided you weren't hand-picked by the director. The norm is for talent agencies to provide the prospects…
With more and more money chasing a relatively static pool of superstars, there's been a subtle but pronounced shift in the balance of power in Hollywood. The new "power elite"-- the people who really…
Jodie Foster has wooed 20th Century Fox and Polygram Filmed Entertainment to co-produce her Egg Pictures maiden pic "Nell," based on Mark Handley's play "Idioglossia."
John Calley, one of Hollywood's most respected dropouts, has dropped back in as the new president of United Artists Pictures.
Alan Ladd Jr. has made his expected move to Paramount Pictures, where he has signed an exclusive three-year pact to develop and produce movies (Variety, Aug. 16).
It seems that every year the indie producer's lifeline gets snipped shorter and shorter.
For the struggling indie hustling the overseas handout, the era of hand-to-mouth existence may soon be over.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer owner Credit Lyonnais reportedly will pay ousted chief Alan Ladd Jr. $ 10 million to quietly walk away from the studio.
Ted Turner has agreed to buy Castle Rock Entertainment for $ 100 million worth of Turner Broadcasting stock. The tentative pact comes just as the cable mogul is "very close" to wrapping a deal with…