When former Warner Bros. co-chairman Terry Semel took the reins of Yahoo! last year, there was no doubt that the Internet portal was going to increase its showbiz presence.
Tentpole pics are overtaking Industrial Light & Magic. The San Francisco-based f/x powerhouse has been tapped to create the computer-generated visuals for Universal's horror actioner "Van Helsing,"…
Movielink, the video-on-demand service that a consortium of studios are planning to bow online in November, has tapped technology vet Tyler Goldman as veep of business development.
Patti Burke has been named head of PDI/DreamWorks, the computer animation facility behind "Shrek" and "Antz."
DreamWorks has picked up the comedy pitch "Get Me Roman Farraday" from scribes Joe Piscatella and Craig Williams to develop as an animated feature.
Visual f/x studio Digital Domain wants to make sure that its work is the first thing audiences see when they watch a movie. In an expansion of its client offerings, the company has inked a deal with…
Former Industrial Light & Magic Commercials Prods. exec Paul Grimshaw has joined the Orphanage as veep and executive producer of its commercials division.
Kenneth Williams has ankled as prexy of Technicolor Digital Cinema to join John Malone's post-production and digital services conglom Liberty Livewire as its chief operating officer.
"Monsters, Inc." continued to scare up serious profits for Pixar Animation Studios in the second quarter, helping the facility beat expectations.
Revolution Studios has moved up the release of its Paul Thomas Anderson-helmed dark romantic comedy "Punch-Drunk Love" from a fiercely competitive December to mid-October.