DreamWorks, which had been the last major studio to withhold support of the open digital videodisc format, has finally come on board with the new home entertainment system, announcing plans to…
ZM Prods., the film and television production company headed by film school pals George Zaloom and Les Mayfield, is taking down its shingle after 16 years in business, following what the partners…
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…
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…
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…