Union reps in France are putting pressure on Vivendi Universal for information about future job losses following media allegations of thousands of proposed layoffs in Europe and North America.
Internet consultancy Razorfish slashed 400 jobs, or 27% of its workforce, on Monday.
The game of agency ping-pong continues between the William Morris Agency and International Creative Management: ICM's Jason Barrett is understood to be ankling the agency, effective immediately.
Lars von Trier and Peter Aalbaek Jensen's Denmark-based Zentropa Entertainments has struck a co-production pact with the newly formed ZentAmerica Entertainment, a sister shingle based in Los Angeles.
Sci-fi, horror and fantasy venture Distant Corners Entertainment has inked a deal to manage all licensing and online efforts for "Creature Features," a series of horror films set to bow on cablers…
Some movie screens may be coming to the Heart of Screenland.
Merchant Ivory Prods. has begun shooting "The Mystic Masseur," its 46th film, on location in Trinidad.
German media giant Bertelsmann is restructuring the company to merge its broadband activities and television interests into one division. Television holding company the RTL Group is acquiring the…
Joe Nussbaum is attached to make his feature directing debut with "Love Truck," a romantic comedy in development at Warner Bros. Pictures-based Jerry Weintraub Prods.
"Unsolved Mysteries" producers John Cosgrove and Terry Dunn Meurer of Cosgrove/Meurer Prods. are marking their foray into features with the indie pic "Ball in the House," under Tanya Wexler's helm.
LONDON — “Contact” should be cutting the rug across the Atlantic in about a year’s time. Producer Michael White is looking at a February or March 2002 West End preem for the Tony-winning dance show…