Giovanni Ribisi has returned to the William Morris Agency and hired BL Management. Thesp co-stars in Columbia Pictures’ “Basic” with John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson and will be seen in upcoming…
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MGM has upped publicity execs Debra Nathin Solomons and Andrew Bernstein to senior VPs, reporting to senior vice prexy of publicity Eric Kops. They will continue to be responsible for developing and…
Annie Potts is set to topline telepic "Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story" for Lifetime, and she's in final negotiations to co-star in New Line's "Heart of Summer."
What's gotten Marvel's tights in a knot? We'll find out Monday. Maybe. At the end of February, Marvel Enterprises lodged a complaint against Sony Pictures Entertainment over a licensing agreement…
Worries about the war in Iraq and the attendant problems of shooting outside Hollywood have led to booming off-lot production levels in television. TV production jumped to 1,682 days in March.
After nearly a decade with New Line Cinema, executive VP of production Lynn Harris is negotiating her exit with the studio.
Wartime audience numbers began to subside last week at most U.S. news nets, with NBC remaining on top among the evening newscasts and Fox News again dominating its cable rivals.
Miramax Films has found a buyer for "Gangs of New York," pocketing about $6 million from USA Network for a portion of the TV window.
Vivendi Universal said Tuesday that it completed a months-long process to secure upward of $700 million in corporate financing for its entertainment unit in a transaction that spins projected film…
Viacom prexy Mel Karmazin is well and truly back in the saddle. The company's consummate salesman, freed from the stress of renegotiating his contract with chairman Sumner Redstone, got back to what…