Limerick Assets, aka Music Box, has closed a deal to invest $17.5 million in film producer-financier-distrib MDP Worldwide Entertainment.
AOL Time Warner's bonds -- which remain rated investment grade but had been trading at junk-yield levels -- rose Tuesday as investor jitters over the conglom's debt eased following its $10 billion…
Martin Scorsese, Robert Towne, Douglas Wick, Lucy Fisher, Janusz Kaminski and Marc Shaiman will be honored at the Hollywood Film Festival's awards gala Oct. 7 at the BevHilton.
Rod Steiger, the burly multifaceted thesp who won an Oscar as best actor for 1967's "In the Heat of the Night," died Tuesday at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica of pneumonia and kidney failure. He…
IFP/New York has nominated five pics for the 2002 Open Palm Award for directing debut, to be presented Sept. 26 at the Gotham Awards.
As ABC anchor Ted Koppel noted on his new after-midnight gabber, commercial television is not an industry rife with irony. That's what made the choice of his first guest on "Up Close" so ingenious…
Moving toward resolving the dispute over casting directors accepting fees to see actors, California Labor Commissioner Arthur Lujan conducted a public hearing Tuesday on the hot-button issue.
Off-lot feature production in Los Angeles has remained at depressed levels far below last year's super-charged pace.