In a strong signal of mounting pressure on showbiz health and pension plans, the Retirement Plan for the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has asked the IRS for significantly more…
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Phoenix Pictures has signed Robert Schwentke to direct "The Last Voyage of the Demeter," which he will rewrite with Mitch Brian.
CNN correspondent Kelly Wallace, most recently assigned to the Middle East, has been named a New York-based national correspondent for the net. Wallace will report on major national stories as well…
A tribute to the late James Coburn will mark the launch of the inaugural Intl. Student Film Festival Hollywood, set for Sept. 3 at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Jonathan Taplin and daughter Daniela Soto-Taplin have acquired the feature film rights to Edmund Morris' Pulitzer Prize-winning bestseller "The Rise of Theodore Roosevelt."
Eastman Kodak is buying prominent Hollywood post-production house Laser-Pacific Media for $30.5 million, in a move that gives the film giant a substantial handhold on TV work and expands the range of…
Tributes to helmers Ridley Scott and James Ivory as well as a sampler of films produced by HBO are slated for the 29th American Film Festival in Deauville.
Whisky-voiced French thesp Marie Trintignant died of a cerebral edema on Friday at a clinic in the Paris suburb of Neuilly. She was 41.