Simon Cowell has reupped with Sony BMG and renewed a first-look agreement between his TV production company Syco and Fox Broadcasting in the U.S. for five years apiece. Pact with Sony BMG covers all…
Two features and one TV series have been greenlit after receiving coin from the Norwegian Film Fund.
"Thank God for George Clooney. Thank God for his bankability and box office," declared helmer Peter Kosminsky at a powwow on politics in the movies at Geneva fest Cinema Tout Ecran (Oct. 31-Nov. 6).
Cinema Tout Ecran, the fest that bridges the divide between film and television, wrapped Sunday with local pic "Ryna" reigning supreme. Geneva-based helmer Ruxandra Zenide's Romania-set pic, about a…
Oscar-winning scripter Julian Fellowes ("Gosford Park") presented his helming bow, "Separate Lies," at the Mayor of London Gala Oct. 24, part of the Times BFI 49th London Film Festival.
Spanish helmer Pedro Almodovar, Irish rock musician Bob Geldof and British scripter-helmer Richard Curtis were among the 37 folks crowned with Time magazine's "European Heroes for 2005" nods Oct. 24…
Indie film and TV sales outfit High Point Films has tapped senior sales exec Tara Gaule to take on the mantle of world sales outside English-speaking territories.
Indie film and television sales outfit, High Point Films, has tapped senior sales exec Tara Gaule to take on the mantle of world sales outside English speaking territories.
Despite fears among British production crews that Harry Potter would follow James Bond's example and shoot in the Czech Republic, Warner Bros. has decided the fifth “Harry Potter” pic will shoot at…
Blighty producers' org Pact has settled its long-running standoff with thesp union Equity over the use of actors in factual programs. Under the deal, which takes effect immediately, thesps are no…
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