Universal has scheduled James Brown pic “Get On Up” for Friday Oct. 17, 2014. Pic stars “42” thesp Chadwick Boseman as the iconic soul singer. “The Help” helmer Tate Taylor will direct the film…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped crisis PR pro Charles Sipkins as its new senior communications executive. Sipkins, who most recently served as a managing director for Sard Verbinnen, will fill…
As festival season kicks in, Relativity has named Christian Monti senior VP, international sales, distribution and acquisitions. Monti will report to Relativity International president Camela Galano…
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Former Miramax CEO Mike Lang has joined the board of FilmTrack, a digital content management firm that’s attracted a $20 million investment from global private equity company Insight Venture…
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James Cameron has tapped sci-fi author Steven Charles Gould to pen four novels based on “Avatar” and its three sequels. Gould is best known for his 1992 novel “Jumper,” which Fox and New Regency…
In its first-ever study of Hollywood, non-profit org GLAAD says only 14 films from last year contained LGBT characters, calling its findings "inadequate."
When DreamWorks Studios decided to start pre-selling international territories one year ago, some observers took it as a sign that its main financier, India's Reliance Entertainment, was scaling back.
In a dramatic and sudden overhaul of its marketing department, Relativity Media is replacing division head Terry Curtin with New Line vet Russell Schwartz and former Marvel exec Dana Precious…
The two stations in Charlotte, N.C. that Fox Television Stations Group gobbled up in January may have only been the appetizer. The station arm of 21st Century Fox is sniffing around acquisition…
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