The Berlin Intl. Film Fest unveiled Tuesday a lineup of celebrities in town for the Feb. 10-21 gathering, complementing the strong program and a competition selection that reads like a Cannes agenda.
Kelly comes up as director at Zealot SYDNEY — Rhys Kelly, who quit as head of Oz major Southern Star Film Sales in December, has resurfaced as marketing and production director of Zealot. Zealot is a…
Mae Williams, a singer-actress who overcame polio and starred in a show about her ordeal, died Jan. 19 of complications from a stroke in Studio City. She was 77. She broke into show business as a…
Munich-based Bavaria Entertainment's newly acquired daughter company, the Monaco Film Gruppe, will seek a public listing this year.
Paul Miller and Stephen Pouliot will be the director and writer, respectively, for the half-hour telecast preceding the Academy Awards telecast.
One of Spain's best known film and TV execs, Jose Vicuna, is returning to production after a six-year hiatus, using his Madrid-based Impala banner.
"Speaking in Strings" is a riveting portrait of Nadja Salerno- Sonnenberg, a first-rank classical violinist whose highly emotive style of performance invites both kudos and controversy. Her offstage…
Lela Rochon has been cast in Warner Bros.’ untitled Oliver Stone NFL project (formerly known as “Any Given Sunday”), which recently began lensing in Miami. She plays Vanessa, the girlfriend of Jamie…
Rumored for months to be taking over German news channel N-TV, Munich-based ProSieben Media is now set to launch its own news channel.
Set decorator Jack D. Moore, who won an Oscar in 1949 for “Little Women,” died of natural causes Dec. 29 at St. John’s Medical Center in Santa Monica. He was 92. In addition, Moore earned nominations…
Standup comic and emcee Maurice J. McCall died Jan. 23 of cancer in Palm Springs. He was 72. McCall, known as “Cash,” perfected his comedy routine at L.A. nightclubs such as Ledbetters in the 1960s…