Planting itself firmly in awards season, the Hollywood Film Festival has opted this year for an Oct. 15-20 run.
Markets & Festivals
Clint Eastwood's "Mystic River," starring Sean Penn, Tim Robbins and Kevin Bacon, has been chosen as the opening-night film of the 41st New York Film Festival. It will unspool Oct. 3, ahead of the…
Showtime made it official Wednesday, naming Greenblatt/Janollari Studio principal Robert Greenblatt as the pay cabler's new entertainment president.
NBC has set premiere dates for its next round of summer alternative skeins, while UPN has ordered a second season of reality entry "America's Next Top Model."
Keeping the musical momentum going in the wake of "Chicago" and recent development deals for "Damn Yankees" and "Guys and Dolls," Miramax has cued up yet another tuner, acquiring rights to make a…
Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., CBS and Kelley Prods. have launched a preemptive strike against a New Hampshire company that claims David Kelley's upcoming television series "The Brotherhood of…
Smith Barney Wednesday upgraded AOL Time Warner, betting the stock "may get more in sync with its media and Internet peers" -- the latest bullish research report on the conglom over the past two…
The RIAA may be cracking down on pirates, but the legal options for online music continue to grow as Web portal Yahoo! expands its Launch music brand to Europe and peer-to-peer network Kazaa has…
Victoria Riskin has decided to seek a second two-year term as president of the Writers Guild of America, West, and will face Eric Hughes in her re-election bid.
Twentieth Century Fox Intl. has named Deborah Morrison senior VP of finance.