Australia's first dedicated product placement agency is open for business. Wise Owl Entertainment, established by former Showtime Australia marketing director Richard Weisel, has links with Norm…
Peter Bart: The Backlot
A new musical drawing on the George and Ira Gershwin songbook plus revivals of Lerner & Loewe's "Brigadoon" and Stephen Sondheim's "A Little Night Music" will make up the 2001 Goodspeed Musicals…
The 16th annual Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, skedded March 1-11, is expected to unveil this year's preem slate, honorees and event lineup at an informal reception today in Beverly Hills.
It's still too early to tell if a 1998 law is helping Hollywood union members collect as much as $12 million a year in unpaid residuals, according to the federal government.
Those headed for the provincial funding trough for any media in Ontario now have to approach a new agency called the Ontario Media Development Corp. Launched Thursday, the OMDC is distributing C$30…
CNN acknowledged Friday that numerous mistakes were made on election night and vowed to take efforts to ensure that that they won't occur again.
Hollywood groaned when Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-Conn.) reannointed himself Capitol Hill's cultural conscience and promised to legislate the entertainment industry into further submission. Then…
Looks like the Eye will thrive -- not just survive -- on Thursdays. CBS' gamble of placing its juggernaut franchise "Survivor" opposite NBC's dominant "Friends" has paid off with a round-one victory…
Sony's "The Wedding Planner" unwrapped another $11 million "Wedding" gift from moviegoers in its second weekend for an estimated $28.2 million cume in its first 10 days.
Jodie Foster said she had a "heavy heart" over ankling the presidency of the Cannes Intl. Film Fest jury. Thesp has replaced Nicole Kidman in Columbia's "The Panic Room."