Universal Pictures Intl. has appointed Ben Roberts director of acquisitions, a newly created post.
Sophie Turner Laing has been promoted to deputy managing director of Sky Networks, the programming arm of satcaster BSkyB.
Global phenomenon "The Passion of the Christ" was a blessing for Polish B.O. admissions in the first quarter.
The 19th edition of Fespaco, the leading pan-African film and television festival, will take place Feb. 26 to March 5. Theme is Training and Professional Stakes in Africa.
NBC racked up another Monday demo victory last night courtesy of "Fear Factor" and the highest-rated "Miss USA" pageant in six years, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
Lions Gate Films' "Stage Beauty," starring Billy Crudup, Claire Danes and Rupert Everett, will have its world premiere as the closing-night gala of the third Tribeca Film Festival.
As contract talks between writers and studios move into their second week, the Writers Guild has doused widespread speculation that it's seeking a one-year extension to its current deal.
Intermedia and DreamWorks are teaming up on "Skeletons of the Sahara," a film based on the nonfiction book by Dean H. King about American sailors shipwrecked in Africa in the 19th century.
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Mike Lubin, who was recently promoted to co-head of the Gersh Agency's lit department, has ankled the tenpercentery.
Oscar-winning producers Al Ruddy and Gray Frederickson have teamed to produce a series of low-budget pics targeting the youth market. Graymark Prods. will fully fund the co-venture, Graymark…
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