Producer Bob Yari's going to have to stay on the sidelines for the rest of the awards season. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has turned down Yari's appeal of the Producers Guild of…
Paramount's domestic distribution department has been decimated as some 109 out of nearly 129 employees -- including almost all senior execs -- were pinkslipped in advance of its merger with the…
Simon Wincer has been set to direct "Comanche Moon," the CBS six-hour prequel to the 1989 miniseries "Lonesome Dove." Wincer directed the original, and Dyson Lovell returns as producer. Filming…
News Corp. plans to launch a loose programming service this fall that would fill the primetime void on its UPN affiliates. Those outlets were left in the cold by last month's CW TV network…
Brian Daly, former Sony VP of creative advertising, and Thomas C. Grane, former 20th Century Fox senior VP of promotional content, have founded Beverly Hills-based Mob Scene Creative Prods.
Sony's release in May of "The Da Vinci Code" is having a halo effect on an indie film project. Producer Donald Zuckerman and director Jonathan Stack are attached to the doc "Secrets of The Code." The…
It seems like almost everyone in Gaul made time to hang with their buddies last week, judging by the record-breaking first-week perf of Patrice Leconte's laffer "Les bronzes 3: amis pour la vie"…
Insistent snow flurries and a blustery wind dogged the shivering but enthusiastic crowd of 1,600 that poured into the opening night gala Thursday at the 56th Berlin Film Festival. The wintry weather…
The Canadian province of Ontario is extending its tax credit for foreign filming until March 31, 2007, Ontario Culture Minister Madeleine Meilleur said Thursday.
The Ahmanson Theatre/Center Theatre Group production of "The Drowsy Chaperone" woke up with 8 noms for the 37th Annual Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards announced Thursday.