James Gandolfini is in final negotiations to join the cast of Steve Zaillian's "A Civil Action," for Touchstone Pictures.
The New York chapter of Women in Film and Television will host an international summit in Gotham from Sept. 17-21.
Polygram's high-profile fall release "The Game," directed by David Fincher and starring Michael Douglas, will make its Euro premiere when it closes the 45th San Sebastian Film Festival (Sept. 18-27).
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.6M Cumulative:$25.9M Sony / Screen Gems -71.48%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$578,865 Cumulative:$306.6M Disney -72.21%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$522,465 Cumulative:$16.4M Warner Brothers -87.42%
Cheryl McLean has been upped to vice president of publicity for Rysher Entertainment.
Steve Miller has joined Bodner-Simmrin Communications as VP of marketing. He'll oversee corporate sponsorships, event promotion and PR. Miller comes to B-S from Asprey Intl. * * * PBS has reslotted…
Marvel Comics' Hulk is stomping toward the bigscreen. Jonathan Hensleigh, who scripted "The Rock" and Touchstone's upcoming summer 1998 event film "Armageddon," will make his feature film directorial…
Claudia Ceniceros was named VP of strategic communications at ABC Television Network in New York, where she'll oversee policy issues pertaining to the network, including digital TV and content…
The Aug. 4 edition of the A&E series "Biography," profiling Sylvester Stallone, landed the sixth-highest Nielsen rating in the history of the program: a 4.0. It got some of us wondering what the…
Mr. Potato Head is looking to break into TV. So are the formats and characters of such enduring board games as Clue, Monopoly and Candyland.
Leake Bevil, a former character actor of the 1950s and 1960s, died at his home in South Carolina on Aug. 5. He was 78.