Charles Wesoky, the man who built Britain's first multiplex two decades ago, has returned to Blighty as chief exec of EasyCinema, the innovative "no frills" exhibitor.
Max Kellerman, motormouth anchor of ESPN's half-hour "Around the Horn" series, has left to join Fox Sports Net as host of a new daily talk/interview series.
Fortissimo Films has signed on to represent Sundance nonfiction hit "Super Size Me," marking the company's third deal to handle international sales on a U.S. documentary after "Capturing the…
Casting directors, members of one of the last non-union trades in Hollywood, have started to move toward representation through the Intl. Brotherhood of Teamsters.
As part of its efforts to move toward year-round programming, Fox Broadcasting has formed a department dedicated to proactively seeking out new writing talent.
Resurfacing from an extended break after his 1996 Sundance entry "The Delta," Gotham-based filmmaker Ira Sachs will start shooting Feb. 25 "Forty Shades of Blue," a drama set in the music world of…
"King of Queens" star Kevin James is negotiating a lead role in the Will Smith laffer "Last First Kiss" at Columbia Pictures.
Hyde Park Entertainment is reteaming with its "Bringing Down the House" helmer Adam Shankman on Bill Kelly's thriller "Premonition." Shingle's chairman-CEO Ashok Amritraj will produce with president…
In what promises to be a lively campaign, Gary Dunham and Stephen Lighthill have been nominated for the presidency of the Intl. Cinematographers Guild to succeed retiring longtime chief George Spiro…
United Intl. Pictures has tapped Anthony Vogels as general manager of its Thailand branch, effective May 1.