Robin Williams starrer "The Final Cut," from tyro helmer Omar Naim, and Antoine Fuqua's blues documentary "Lightning in a Bottle" are among the final six titles selected for the Berlin Int. Film…
HBO has tapped Steve Davidson, a longtime sales exec at the pay cabler, as executive vice president of affiliate sales.
Continuing its hot acquisitions streak, Sony Pictures Classics announced a deal Thursday for North American rights to Czech foreign-language Oscar submission "Zelary," the fourth new feature added to…
Chuck Larsen, president of October Moon TV, generated enough TV-station deals at this week's NATPE convention to announce a September go for "That's Funny," which consists of 80 half-hours of nonstop…
Senior veep of finance Betsy Swanson has been promoted to exec VP and chief financial officer of Fox Television Stations. News Corp. deputy chief operating officer Lachlan Murdoch made the…
In another sign that the online advertising market is on the mend, Microsoft saw 19% revenue growth in its MSN online division in the fourth quarter while revenue for its home and entertainment…
Martin Scorsese will develop as a potential directing project "The Heart of the Matter," a Graham Greene novel. Scorsese will produce with Barbara DeFina, his longtime partner in Cappa/DeFina.
The silence is deafening from the WGA West and Charles Holland. The guild and its new president have clammed up over questions about the truth of Holland's background. With no explanation, the WGA…
Veteran Gotham film executive Ruth Pomerance has been named exec VP of production and development at IDT Entertainment, a showbiz subsid of publicly traded phone and technology company IDT Corp.
Who knew that "Urinetown" was only the beginning? Or to be more precise, the middle? The long-running tuner put in its 965th and final performance on Sunday. But its Tony-winning creatives Mark…