Hyde Park Entertainment has acquired Richard Outten's action-adventure pitch "The Hidden Kingdom."
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Opponents of the proposed SAG-AFTRA consolidation have complained about possible privacy violations in recent SAG polling of members, citing restrictions put in place following the 1989 murder of…
Literary films such as "Seabiscuit" and "About Schmidt" might not get made in Hollywood's current marketing-mad climate, said top independent agents specializing in book-to-film deals, speaking…
The BBC came under fire Thursday for launching its own diskery, Inversion Records.
Rafael Gil, EMI's president-chief exec of Latin American operations, is stepping down after three decades with the U.K. label group. EMI said it would name Gil's successor within the next few weeks.
French-Canadian comedy hit "Mambo Italiano" will open NewFest, the 15th annual New York Lesbian & Gay Film Festival, the lineup for which spotlights four principal themes: Camp, Gender Outlaws…
The U.S. is about to get another Rupert Murdoch-backed news source. Fresh from its ratings success covering the Iraq war, U.K. satcaster BSkyB plans to launch its round-the-clock U.K. news service…
Bavaria Film Intl. continues to ring up sales from its stint at the international film mart in Cannes earlier this month.
Argentina's new President Nestor Kirchner has appointed Julio Barbaro as broadcasting regulator and Torcuato Di Tella as culture secretary, two influential entertainment industry posts.
Newcomer Matthew Goode will co-star as the love interest of Mandy Moore in an untitled Alcon Entertainment project. Pic began production earlier this month in London.
For the first time in the 105-year history of the William Morris Agency, the board of directors is no longer exclusively an old boys club.