Hollywood heavyweights met with Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti in Beverly Hills Monday to discuss plans to select his successor. The meeting between Valenti and top-ranking studio…
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"The Shield" star Michael Chiklis and "Malcolm in the Middle's" Jane Kaczmarek have been tapped to announce the 55th annual Primetime Emmy Awards nominations on July 17.
Four top employees of Blizzard Entertainment, the crown jewel of Vivendi Universal's huge vidgame division, have left the company, VU Games said in a statement.
Studios often shy away from launching major licensing programs for R-rated pics. But the producers of "Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines" are betting that the actioner will be a hit at the B.O. as…
MGM said Monday it's selling its stakes in three cable webs back to Cablevision for $500 million, a move that could buttress the Lion's bid for Vivendi Universal Entertainment.
The Writers Guild of America has blasted the city of Los Angeles for foot-dragging in providing guidelines to writers as to whether they have to pay business taxes for working out of home offices.
"Snakehead Terror," "Ghost Monkey" and "Bugs" are three original TV movies that probably won't make the final cut when the Emmy committee announces its nominations for best telepic of 2002-03.
Two documentary crews will converge in the Scottish Highlands this month when German filmmaker Werner Herzog begins shooting his next feature, "The Enigma of Loch Ness."
Kodak digital-filmmaking unit Cinesite Hollywood gave its exec suites a new look, naming Dan Lombardo prexy and Jerry Pooler executive director, creative.
Former American Zoetrope TV exec Robin Gurney has been tapped to head development at Warner Bros. TV-based shingle Berlanti/Liddell Prods.
Bobby Cohen has been named president of Red Wagon Entertainment, the Sony-based production partnership between Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher. He joins as the company gains traction on several projects…