Paul Schrader has been chosen to receive the American Film Institute's 2005 Franklin J. Schaffner Alumni Medal.
Kristin Frank has been named senior VP of multiplatform distribution and marketing for Logo, MTV Networks' new channel devoted to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender programming.
Scribes David Magee ("Finding Neverland"), Kier Pearson and Terry George ("Hotel Rwanda"), and Frank Cottrell Boyce ("Millions") are among the finalists for the 2005 Humanitas Prize.
Michelle Rodriguez is getting "Lost" for good. Thesp has come aboard the second season of ABC's hit castaway drama, playing Ana-Lucia Cortez, another passenger on the doomed Oceanic Airlines flight…
HBO Films has handed VP stripes to Sam Martin and Jennifer Sherwood. Duo will report to exec VP Keri Putnam and oversee development and production of original movies for the pay cabler.