The Writers Guild of America has created three categories of awards to recognize excellence in writing small-screen series.
Hard Sell: Dr. Clotaire Rapaille wants to get under your skin. Rapaille is a French psychologist-turned-marketing consultant who specializes in mining the subconscious drives of American consumers.
Conde Nast named Alan Katz publisher of Vanity Fair in an executive shuffle triggered by the launch of its new business division. Katz comes to Vanity Fair from Cargo, the men's shopping title he…
Universal specialty arm Focus Features is reshuffling its production ranks under department prexy John Lyons. Kahli Small has been upped to senior VP of production and Jill Morris has been brought…
As the summer season winds down, Dimension hopes to buck the tradition of low late-August openings with a mighty bow for "The Brothers Grimm" this weekend.
The 29th edition of Serge Losique's embattled Montreal World Film Festival kicks off today with a screening of helmer Feng Xiaogang's star-studded "A World Without Thieves," part of a strong Asian…
The WGA East has received high-profile backing in a strike against Big Big Prods., with endorsements via a letter of solidarity from Matthew Broderick, Tina Fey, Michael McKean, Sarah Jessica Parker…
Etienne de Villiers, prexy of Walt Disney TV Intl. from 1986-2000, will be the first chief of the BBC's new commercial holdings board.
Helmer-scribe Mike Leigh and producer Alan Ladd Jr. will receive the Flanders Film Festival's highest honor, the Joseph Plateau Award for outstanding achievement, at the 32nd edition in Ghent…
Discerning Brits who feel short-changed by content on most digital channels may finally find something to their tastes in the upscale schedule of terrestrial broadcaster Channel 4's latest spin-off…