Bowing to the wish of the late Roddy McDowall, who died Oct. 3, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has canceled a memorial gathering in his honor.
Actor-director-writer Alan Alda has signed with International Creative Management, where he will be repped by Toni Howard, Eddy Yablams and Danny Greenberg. Though best known for his role as Captain…
Pink slips punch at CBS West Another round of layoffs has hit CBS on the West Coast. Sources say a veteran VP of publicity and several PR department assistants were let go Thursday, while one…
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AUSTRALIA Oz Film fund post healthy payback The Australian Film Finance Corp., Oz’s premier film-funding body, recouped A$24.3 million ($15 million) on its investments in 1997-98 — the second-highest…
Titus Welliver (“Brooklyn South”), Eamonn Walker (“Oz”) and Gregory Hines (“Waiting to Exhale”) have joined the cast of Laurence Fishburne’s directorial debut, “Once in the Life,” which is currently…
TVI, a subsidiary of European entertainment giant CLT-Ufa, has acquired a 50% stake in Belgium distributor Belga Films.
The Australian Broadcasting Authority has pronounced that CanWest Global's nose is clean regarding ownership of TEN Television Network in Australia.
Astral Communications announced better-than-expected year-end financial results Wednesday.
In the latest powerhouse casting combo for a network sweeps event, Diana Ross and Brandy will play mother and daughter in “Double Platinum,” a telepic that begins shooting Dec. 1 in Manhattan as a…
European pubcasters ended their annual conference here Wednesday as they had begun it: appealing to legislators to appreciate public broadcasting and answering uncomfortable questions about how they…
Pixar Animation Studio's net profit dropped to $867,000, from $3.7 million, in the third quarter, it said Tuesday, reflecting the decline in revenues from the company's 1995 Disney release "Toy…