Academy Award-winning digital-effects artists Mark Lasoff has joined Santa Monica-based Station X Studios as a special visual effects supervisor for both features and commercials.
When millions of computer users in the U.S. and elsewhere Web-surfed their way to a look at the just-released transcripts of President Bill Clinton's testimony before the Kenneth Starr-led grand…
Actress Kate Hudson is in final negotiations to co-star in the Warner Bros./Village Roadshow pic "Gossip," to be directed by Davis Guggenheim.
Bel Air Entertainment has hired film scribe Leslie Dixon to write the screenplay for "Pay It Forward," based on the upcoming Simon & Schuster novel by Catherine Ryan Hyde about family dysfunction.
Eddie Murphy is set to star in Castle Rock's futuristic action comedy "Pluto Nash," playing a lunar colonist who fights for the space settlement's freedom. Warner Bros. will distrib the pic, which…
Computer software giant Oracle Corp. and power-workstation maker Silicon Graphics Inc. have teamed up in a marketing and development pact that will enable the companies to provide more advanced forms…
Visual effects giant Industrial Light & Magic and parent company Lucas Digital have restructured senior management organization, creating three new high-level executive slots and boosting four…
Sibling act Brian Lutz, Melanie Luciano and Chris Lutz have combined their film production, management and new media expertise to form Mediachase, a multidisciplinary management and production…
Academy Award-winning thesp Cuba Gooding Jr. is in negotiations to star opposite Skeet Ulrich in the Morgan Creek/Warner Bros. adventure suspense pic "Chill Factor," about two men who must keep a…
Popular Internet search firm Infoseek Corp. has agreed to pay Microsoft-owned WebTV at least $26 million over two years, in a deal making Infoseek the primary provider of search and directory…
Stellan Skarsgard and William Fichtner will both play leading men opposite Demi Moore in Lakeshore and Paramount Classics' "Passion of Mind."