Fox 2000 has optioned "Reconstruction," an unpublished short story by 29-year-old college professor Susan Perabo.
Alliance Communications and A&E Television Networks are fighting over the use of the word "biography."
NEWSWEEK MAGAZINE last week carried its list of “can’t miss” summer movies of 1999. That’s right, 1999. Always eager to stay ahead of the game, they’ve already consigned ’98 to the history books…
John Malkovich will receive a Donostia Prize at the 46th San Sebastian Film Festival, which takes place Sept.17-26.
One of the most active distributors in Europe's contracting specialist pic sector, Enrique Gonzalez Macho, has restructured his production, distribution and exhibition interests as he drives into…
After bagging Emmys last Saturday at the creative arts awards presentation, thesps Cloris Leachman, Mel Brooks and John Larroquette have signed on as presenters on the Sept. 13 golden anni Emmycast…
Lesley Jane Seymour, editor-in-chief of Gruner & Jahr teen publication YM since 1997, will be the new-editor-in chief of Hearst women's title Redbook magazine.
GERMANY Studio Babelsberg is opening a subsidiary in Cologne. The company will construct sets for feature film and TV productions shooting in North Rhine Westphalia. Hager Moss Film production…
Edwards Theatres Circuit has tapped former General Cinema veep Kevin P. Forbotta as VP, theater operations. Also joining Edwards executive ranks are Susan Hill, director of marketing; Larry…
Judy Ranan has been promoted to the position of executive VP and chief operating officer of L.A.-based Citadel Entertainment, a division of Alliance Communications.
News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch reportedly met Wednesday with top execs at Italian broadcaster Mediaset to further a much-talked-about European television alliance.