Planned reform of Russia's film studio system is looking rocky after toppers at two key facilities, St. Petersburg's Lenfilm and Moscow's Gorky studios, announced they are resigning rather than…
United Intl. Pictures has been given a smack on the bottom by the U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority, after a cheeky poster campaign for "Ali G Indahouse" attracted 109 complaints.
Distraction Formats, one of the leading television format distributors in Europe and Canada, has signed with William Morris Agency to rep several of its formats in the U.S.
Gotham small arts orgs will be the recipient of Broadway's $1 million giveback to the city.
Almost everything was "Beautiful" at the 74th annual Academy Awards Sunday. The winning film survived the mudslinging, and Oscar's new home is getting rave reviews. But the ratings are another…
Revolution Studios is creating an acquisitions arm, headed by John Hegeman, the marketer behind such indie hits as "The Blair Witch Project" and "Pi."
David Goyer, author of New Line Cinema's "Blade" franchise, has inked with the studio to direct another vampire tale with sequel potential, "Darksiders." New Line plans to start production in the…
Julie Golden has elected to ankle her post as exec VP of production at Intermedia, effectively immediately.
After three years at the helm of Sony's Columbia TriStar Television Prods. Australia, senior VP Fran McConnell is returning to the head office in Los Angeles in May.
Fresh off a triumphant night at the Oscars, AOL Time Warner revealed Monday that it will take a massive $54 billion noncash charge in the first quarter after new accounting rules required it to write…
Kenneth Lemberger, co-prexy of Sony Pictures Entertainment, is negotiating his exit from the company after about 20 years.