Variety has boosted two execs to managing director, with Colleen Aylward promoted in sales development and Brian Gott upped in sales and special issues.
E! is making a wireless play, signing on to provide content for SmartVideo, which distributes TV content to cell phones. Net will provide entertainment news as well as clips from skeins including…
Fox is upping its commitment to the wireless space, establishing a cross-company unit located in its TV studio.
The Slesinger family, whose long-running Winnie the Pooh licensing case against Disney was tossed out of court last year, has asked the California Court of Appeal to reinstate the family members'…
Thanks to a new association with former Disney Theatricals exec Stuart Oken, Northwestern U. has plans to position itself as a center for the development of serious musicals.
"Wallace & Gromit" creator Nick Park will receive the excellence in filmmaking award June 27 at the Cinema Expo Intl. in Amsterdam.
Just for Variety - Good Morning: "Nancy Reagan is the patron saint for all those children who feel Washington isn't listening to them," said producer Doug Wick, calling from the set of the Robin…
Univision Communications has named Cristina Schwarz to VP, government and community relations.
If star power guarantees success, Gotham's new IFC Center, set to open June 17, should have no worries.
The Weinstein Co. has put dates to its slate. "Derailed," bowing Oct. 21, will be the first of six films skedded for release before the end of the year. In addition, Bob and Harvey Weinstein said…
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Weekend:$45.1M
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Weekend:$32.5M
Non-Stop3Weekend:$15.4M Universal Pictures