John Burnham, co-head of the William Morris Agency's motion picture lit department -- and member of its board -- is ankling the tenpercentery. Burnham tendered his resignation Friday morning.
The Czech Republic Parliament is to name an interim director for troubled pubcaster Czech Television on Feb. 9, after five weeks of turmoil that brought thousands into the streets to protect the…
Propaganda Films has picked up the dark comedy "How Life Is" from turnaround at New Line Cinema and has set it up at Interlight Films with an eye toward a pre-strike start. Propaganda has also set up…
Screen Actors Guild activists are investigating whether nominees for the Directors Guild of America top commercial award used strikebreaking actors in their ads.
A big-budget beast is ruling the French box office, proving locals can beat Hollywood at its own game. Christophe Gans' $29 million StudioCanal-backed "Brotherhood of the Wolf" grossed $1.5 million…
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Renee Zellweger and Renny Harlin will be the recipients of the first American Film Marketing Assn. Honors, which will celebrate independent filmmaking. Roger Corman will…
Contract talks between Hollywood writers and studios continued into Friday night with no comment as to whether negotiators were near a deal or an extension.
Russian political party the Union of Rightist Forces has put up $120,000 as prize money in a contest for film and TV scripts showing the country in a positive light. Winners will net a top prize of…
AOL Time Warner has tapped Republican spinmeister John Buckley to work largely in the Washington office, where he'll make sure the just-married conglom speaks in one, crystal-clear voice.
Negotiators continued to remain silent on whether contract talks between Hollywood's writers and studios will be extended today.
John Malone's pay TV network Starz! has pulled in Shooting Gallery as a linchpin of the most elaborate programming strategy yet for Starz! Cinema, the channel's 20-month-old mini-pay clone.