Fox 2000 has optioned "Reconstruction," an unpublished short story by 29-year-old college professor Susan Perabo.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."
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.
NEWSWEEK MAGAZINE last week carried its list of “can’t miss” summer movies of 1999. That’s right, 1999. Always eager to stay ahead of the game, they’ve already consigned ’98 to the history books…
John Malkovich will receive a Donostia Prize at the 46th San Sebastian Film Festival, which takes place Sept.17-26.
After bagging Emmys last Saturday at the creative arts awards presentation, thesps Cloris Leachman, Mel Brooks and John Larroquette have signed on as presenters on the Sept. 13 golden anni Emmycast…
One of the most active distributors in Europe's contracting specialist pic sector, Enrique Gonzalez Macho, has restructured his production, distribution and exhibition interests as he drives into…
GERMANY Studio Babelsberg is opening a subsidiary in Cologne. The company will construct sets for feature film and TV productions shooting in North Rhine Westphalia. Hager Moss Film production…
Lesley Jane Seymour, editor-in-chief of Gruner & Jahr teen publication YM since 1997, will be the new-editor-in chief of Hearst women's title Redbook magazine.
Edwards Theatres Circuit has tapped former General Cinema veep Kevin P. Forbotta as VP, theater operations. Also joining Edwards executive ranks are Susan Hill, director of marketing; Larry…
D.C. Comics, which owns Superman, Batman and other classic comics characters, has an agreement in principle to acquire WildStorm Prods., one of the larger of the small comic book houses.