"Thelma & Louise" producer Mimi Polk Gitlin has formed Lion Eyes Entertainment, and the company is partnering with Paris-based Forecast Pictures to produce and finance films that will rely heavily on…
Emmy winner Eddie Izzard -- whose HBO special "Dress to Kill" remains a cult fave -- will try his hand at series TV, signing on to star in a dark comedy pilot for FX.
Nicole Kidman and her new unnamed production shingle have signed a three-year first-look production deal with Graham King's Initial Entertainment Group and Blueprint Films.
The Art Directors Guild & Scenic Title and Graphic Artists, which operates as Local 800 of the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, has held elections to its councils and board of directors.
The 2005 Slamdance Film Festival ended Friday with an awards ceremony that gave top honors to Lori Silverbush and Michael Skolnik's "On the Outs." Pic, which follows the stories of inner-city girls…
Gary Griffin will direct "Amour" for Goodspeed Musicals, running Aug. 4-28 at the Norma Terris Theater in Chester, Conn. Goodspeed's reconceived production of the tuner has music by Michel Legrand…
You can color Canada's Shaw Festival red. For the second season in a row under artistic director Jackie Maxwell, the classical repertory operation in Niagara-on-the-Lake has posted a seven-figure…
Casey Wasserman, 30, has already made a name for himself in sports business, civic and philanthropy circles. His Wasserman Media Group spans five firms working in production, management, music and…
Disney/Pixar's "The Incredibles" took home 10 Annie awards on Sunday night, including animated feature, and Brad Bird won for both writing and directing a toon pic as well as voicing fashionista Edna…
Mark Damon, who ankled as chairman-CEO of Media 8 Entertainment last year, has launched production shingle Foresight with three projects already in the works.