Supporters and opponents of Universal's plans to vastly expand its lot offered differing pictures of the project Tuesday, characterizing it as a well-thought-out boon to the region's economy or a…
Paramount and Cruise/Wagner have paid a low six-figure sum against a mid-six-figure sum for Bo Zenga's pitch "Timejumpers" as a possible starring vehicle for Tom Cruise and Emilio Estevez.
The Directors Guild of America chose five first-time nominees for DGA's feature film honors Tuesday, another indication of the wide-open nature of this year's awards derby, as well as the strong…
Warner Bros. is zeroing in on Wesley Snipes for a key role in "U.S. Marshals," the studio's follow-up to "The Fugitive," sources said. A deal is not yet set for the part, but could happen soon.
Musical or comedy actress winner Madonna seemed much more subdued than in press conferences of the past. "I feel like I am dreaming right now," she said.
Plans to merge the industry’s two performers unions passed another milestone during the weekend when the board of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists overwhelmingly approved the…
Jack Shea will fill out Sheldon Leonard's term as secretary-treasurer of the Directors Guild of America. Shea, who had been third vice president of the guild, was selected to fill the post at a DGA…
:A new indie record label now in the works has a familiar name: William Morris. The William Morris Agency announced plans to launch its own record label, a separate entity that will operate as a…
Charlotte Kandel has been promoted to executive vice president, theatrical publicity and promotion, at Warner Bros., making her the highest-ranking woman to hold a film marketing post at the studio.
Adam Berkowitz, who in 10 years at the William Morris Agency has represented a host of television writer-producers, departed the percentery Thursday for a position as an agent in the TV packaging…
Members of the crew of "Ghost Central Station" picketed in front of Warner Bros. Studios Tuesday after they walked out of the nonunion production, a low-budget, family-oriented feature.