Nelvana Ltd. announced Tuesday the appointment of Sean Murch to the newly created position of director of Canadian sales and distribution.
A recommendation buried in a federal government report may cut red tape for foreigners working in the Canadian entertainment industry. The recommendation, found in an unrelated immigration report…
LAS VEGAS — As studio execs shriek about seven-figure-salary actors who don’t open movies, more are embracing the less expensive “Scream” teens who are signing up for horror movies and using their TV…
GERMANY Ralf Schilling has been named managing director of UCI Germany. Former topper Raymond Smith left UCI for Hoyts earlier this year. Under Schilling’s leadership, the exhib expects to increase…
Sean Connery will make his third appearance as an Oscar presenter at this year's Academy Awards telecast.
The Peacock news division will produce a Tom Brokaw-hosted primetime special profiling the lives and legacies of the generation of Americans that came of age during World War II.
Parachute Entertainment — the TV and film banner of New York-based Parachute Properties, creator and licensing force behind author R.L. Stine’s “Goosebumps” books — has signed with International…
Michael Roth has been named director of communications for Staples Center by the L.A. Arena Co. Roth will oversee marketing and communications for the new complex and act as corporate liaison to the…
Alicia Hirsch has been named senior VP of technical services and distribution at Universal Studios Operations Group. Joining from MTM Enterprises/Family Channel, Hirsch will handle coordination of…
John Schulman, executive VP and general counsel at Warner Bros., will receive the Lawyer of the Year Award from the Beverly Hills Bar Assn.'s entertainment law section, to be presented to him at a…
Jennifer Lopez will make her second appearance as presenter at the 70th Academy Awards.