Screen Actors Guild member Dea Vise has asked SAG to bar studio and network employees from accepting payment by potential employees, as Vise asserts it a violation of the SAG-AMPTP agreement. Also…
Miramax Films has promoted Stuart Ford to exec VP and co-head of acquisitions. He joins Agnes Mentre, exec VP and co-head of acquisitions and co-productions. Duo will oversee Miramax's acquisitions…
Riverhead, a division of Penguin Putnam has snapped up the rights to publish the notebooks of the late Kurt Cobain, the creative force behind Nirvana, for close to $4 million.
Annabella Sciorra, Alan Cumming and Skeet Ulrich are among the heavyweight thesps who joined the TV pilot casting brigade Monday.
Katie Holmes and Oliver Platt are to star in InDigEnt Films' "Pieces of April," joining Patricia Clarkson in the directorial debut of "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" scribe Peter Hedges, who wrote the…
Beefing up a corporate alliance struck last year, NBC Enterprises and MGM Worldwide Television have launched MGM/NBC Media Sales Group.
It's had more titles than a roomful of Ph.D.s, but the Revolution Studios/Imagine Entertainment feature once called "Stealing Stanford" has finally gained a name that can be etched onto its permanent…
Hot holdovers "Ocean's Eleven" and "Monsters, Inc." led the B.O. parade overseas last weekend while "A Beautiful Mind," "Black Hawk Down" and "Ali" catered for auds thirsting for serious fare with…
Andrew Setos has been upped to president of engineering for the Fox Group. He'll serve as the company's technology topper, overseeing engineering for Fox's film and TV divisions.
With B.O. up 7.63%, Broadway defied past trends and improved on the previous session's holiday weekend.
Actor-writer Owen Wilson will make his first Oscar appearance as a presenter next month at the 74th Academy Awards.