Andrew Varela will launch a new Los Angeles-based division of Western Intl. Media called Western Product Placement.
Staving off a foreclosure sale on his project, developer Robert Maguire of Maguire Partners said Wednesday that he had reached an agreement in principle with two major investment banks for the…
Universal Studios will dramatically scale back its plans to create a destination resort on its sprawling hillside property in Universal City, eliminating a family-oriented theme park, slicing the…
Plans will be announced on Monday for a massive new megaplex to be built at L.A.'s Howard Hughes Entertainment Center, with a 22-screen cinema and a new Imax theater expected in the project.
Underscoring the strong demand for creative talent, writers earned a record $653 million in 1996, an increase of 12% over a year earlier, according to the latest report of the Writers Guild of…
The Directors Guild of America will present its first DGA Diversity Award in September, honoring a producer or employer in the industry who has demonstrated a commitment to the hiring of women and…
Doug Liman, who directed "Swingers," is attached to helm Working Title's "Bachelor No. 2," about a guy who wins a dream date with a gorgeous woman who turns out to be a nightmare.
Members of the industry's two top performers unions overwhelmingly approved a new contract for commercial performers, despite a series of vocal protests in front of union offices. The new pact, which…
Just as theaters and entertainment venues revived Times Square, David Malmuth sees a massive new entertainment and retail complex as putting the glimmer on Hollywood Boulevard. Malmuth, senior vice…
A group of industry guilds and unions said Thursday that they would support Robyn Astaire's appeal of a court decision that allows a film and video company to use footage of Fred Astaire in a series…