Dana Laufer has been tapped VP of worldwide promotions at Miramax. Reporting to senior VP of worldwide promotions Lori Sale, in the company's L.A. offices, Laufer will be responsible for national…
Broadway got a small boost last week as grosses rose to $14,439,110, a 1.9% increase over the previous week. There were, however, four fewer titles on the boards, and overall attendance dipped…
ABC News veteran David Tabacoff has joined Fox News, where he'll serve as executive producer of Bill O'Reilly's broadcast specials. Tabacoff, who will hold the additional title of senior producer…
Video-on-demand company Yes Television is investing a further £23 million ($33 million) over four years in its technology headquarters in Cardiff, Wales.
"The Producers" was the big winner by a large margin at the Drama Desk Awards Sunday night.
FX has hired thesp-helmer Clark Johnson and vet helmer John Patterson to direct the cable net's two drama pilots vying for a series order, "The Barn" and "Dope," respectively.
Producer, director and actor Bob Balaban has set up at USA Films the Tony Horwitz book "Confederates in the Attic," which he plans to produce and possibly direct.
Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey and Fairuza Balk will topline the feature "Enter Fleeing" for Gary Winick and John Sloss' Independent Digital Entertainment (InDigEnt), IFC Prods. and Goldheart Pictures.
"The Mummy Returns" has returned -- make no bones about it. The sequel opened atop the totem in Blighty, Germany, Austria, Spain and Argentina this weekend in a market with few competitors.
Just months after Universal Music Group beat MP3.com to a pulp in federal court over copyright infringement, UMG parent Vivendi Universal has agreed to buy the embattled Netco in a cash and stock…
Mel Gibson is negotiating to star in "Signs," the Walt Disney Pictures thriller written and to be directed by M. Night Shyamalan.