Sony Pictures Releasing's "Stepmom" will get its industry premiere at the ShowEast exhibitors convention in Atlantic City this October.
James E. Henry, a productions director at Showstar Prods., died of heart failure Aug. 26 in Los Angeles. He was 49. Henry was a native of Auburn, Wash., and lived in Los Angeles for the past 25…
UNIVERSAL AND PRODUCER Chris Moore (“Good Will Hunting”) have emerged victorious in a spirited chase for rights to the life of Hunter Scott, a Florida youth who has D.C. lawmakers ready to overturn a…
New Star Media Inc. has completed a private placement of $5.5 million of its common shares at $1.438 each to Terrence Elkes, Kenneth Gorman and Ronald Lightstone.
Friday will be the official submission day for U.S. book editors to receive "The Wishing Game," a first novel by 32-year-old London lawyer Patrick Redmond, already snatched up by U.K. publisher…
MaryAnne Kasica-Scheff, who wrote for episodic television shows including “Magnum, P.I.” and “Murder She Wrote,” died Saturday in Los Angeles of a brain tumor. She was 58. Kasica-Scheff began her…
Emmy nominees Kelsey Grammer, Jane Leeves and John Lithgow have been added to the list of presenters for Sunday's golden anni Emmycast, to be televised live 7-11 p.m. ET on NBC.
A memorial service for longtime literary agent Sylvia Hirsch will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Writers Guild Theater in Beverly Hills. Hirsch, 86, died of cancer Aug. 27 in Los Angeles. Services…
The American Society of Cinematographers is looking for entries to its 13th annual Outstanding Achievement Award competition for television episodic series, movies of the week/pilots and miniseries.
Fox 2000 has optioned "Reconstruction," an unpublished short story by 29-year-old college professor Susan Perabo.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."