New Haven, Conn.-based creative media production company MediaLiquid, run by Yale graduates and the America Prepared Campaign, has unveiled a nationwide contest for short films that encourage…
The winners of the eighth annual Entertainment Industry Council's PRISM awards were announced Thursday night at the Hollywood Palladium.
Animation vets Jay Fukuto and Ellen Levy-Sarnoff will come on board to launch MGA Entertainment Films, a unit of the eponymous consumer products company.
Cablevision has unveiled the new structure for its soon-to-be spun off programming and satellite company.
Raja Gosnell, who most recently helmed "Scooby Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed," is in final negotiations to direct comedy "Big Baby" for Warner Bros.
Bringing Hollywood glitz to a Santa Ana courtroom, Franchise Pictures topper Elie Samaha told a federal court jury that his main expertise was getting top talent to do films for below-market prices.
Lions Gate Films has purchased the feature rights to Andrew Klavan's novel "Man and Wife," with James Foley set to direct. Klavan, who wrote the novel "Don't Say a Word" upon which that film was…
In what is likely his last performance in the congressional hot seat, outgoing Motion Picture Assn. of America topper Jack Valenti Thursday labeled piracy a national security threat and implored a…
Accusing veteran TV anchor Ted Koppel of undermining the war effort and using the airwaves for political subterfuge, Sinclair Broadcasting will boycott tonight's edition of ABC News' "Nightline."
In a last big rush before the summer, a crowded field of five medium- to small-budgeted movies will unspool this weekend. The contenders are Paramount's "Mean Girls," New Line's "Laws of Attraction,"…
Get ready for a long weekend. Indications are strong that showbiz writers won't have a new deal any time before their current contract expires at 12:01 a.m. Sunday. WGA West prexy Daniel Petrie Jr…