The Chicago International Film Festival will celebrate its 40th anniversary by screening 111 features and 54 shorts from 44 countries.
Echo Bridge Entertainment has acquired Green Communications' film library. The 12-title catalog made up largely of thrillers, sci-fi and horror pics includes actioners "Ground Control," starring…
Warner Bros. has announced Clint Eastwood-helmed "Million Dollar Baby" as a late entrant in the awards season race.
NBC is cutting short its visit to "The Men's Room." Peacock is shutting down production on the NBC U Television Studio-produced laffer, which had been given a midseason order as part of the net's…
It was the worst-kept secret in syndication, but now it's official: Tyra Banks is developing her own talkshow. Supermodel-thesp has sealed a deal with Telepictures to host a talker for fall 2005.
Viacom co-prexy/co-COO Leslie Moonves assured investors Wednesday that the scandal gripping CBS News and anchor Dan Rather will be resolved in the next few weeks.
Brit media mogul Chris Wright has bought a majority stake in Portman Film & TV, the sales boutique behind pics "Saving Grace" and "Bloody Sunday."
The Beverly Hills law firm of Bloom, Hergott, Diemer will add the names of partners Stuart Rosenthal and John La Violette to the end of their masthead.
Warner Bros. Pictures has acquired the rights to "Slanted and Enchanted" for Chris Columbus' 1492 to produce. Columbus is developing and is attached to direct.
The sluggish marketplace for theatrical movies on basic cable is starting to annoy the studios, and Warner Bros. has done something about it. In a telephone conference call with reporters, Eric…