Fox Television chairman Sandy Grushow has been named chairman of the Entertainment Industries Council's Prism Awards honorary committee.
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Paramount and DreamWorks have agreed to co-finance the remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," marking the fourth such partnership between the studios in recent months.
Motion-graphics production house mOcean has launched a live-action production division under producer Teresa Antista, said managing director Kevin Aratari.
The hit tune at Sony Music today could be "So Long, It's Been Good To Know You." The group's new boss Andrew Lack is pinkslipping 1,000 employees -- a hefty 10% of worldwide staff.
Billionaire producer Haim Saban secured Kirch Media's film library and rights business on Thursday, ending the yearlong marathon auction for the bankrupt German conglom's assets.
Uma Thurman will earn a paycheck from Paramount and DreamWorks for starring in "Paycheck."
Warner Bros. Pictures has paid mid-six figures to acquire an untitled pitch from scribe David Hubbard for helmer Chris Columbus' 1492 Prods. to produce for the studio.