NEW YORK — Irwin Winkler has made a deal with Columbia to produce and possibly direct “The Promise,” a fact-based drama based on a recent Los Angeles Times article. It would be his followup to the…
Warner Bros.’ Telepictures Prods. has tapped Alphabet web PR veteran Anne Riccitelli to spearhead publicity operations for the production company’s newly opened Gotham office. As director of East…
GERMANY German pay TV web Premiere will resume marketing a digital version of the network starting June 15, managing director Ferdinand Kayser announced Thursday. Subscribers of Premiere Digital will…
A made-for-TV movie based on real-life stories from an HBO contest was named the best TV program in the world at the 19th annual Banff Rockie Awards presented Monday night.
Kimberly Carver has joined Innovative Artists as an agent in the television lit department, where she will rep writers, producers and directors. Carver joins Innovative after serving as an agent…
Mann's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood was overrun with the young set Tuesday as Sony unveiled its latest, "Can't Hardly Wait."
Independent production house Broadcast News Networks has tapped former Unitel exec Michael Granowsky as its new veepee and general manager.
Shareholders at Livent Inc. on Friday gave their stamp of approval to Michael Ovitz's takeover of the legit theater giant.
MEMO TO: Harvey Weinstein Writing in the July issue of Premiere Magazine, you make a persuasive case against the growing reliance on “anonymous sources” in newspaper and magazine articles, and by and…
Helmet Voss has been elected 1998-99 president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., the org that sponsors the Golden Globes.
Eduardo Zulueta has been named director of programming at Spanish digital operator Via Digital. He will report directly to Via's new managing director, Juan Ruiz de Gauna.