The 46th annual Village Voice Obie Awards, which honor achievement in Off Broadway theater, provided a nice antidote to the "Producers"-mania that's swamping the annual theater awards season.
German indie Edel Music has posted sales of DM 1.18 billion ($532 million) for 2000, up 162%, but with a loss $13 million, up from $9.2 million in 1999.
Longtime ABC comedy exec Carolyn Ginsburg Carlson has opted to take an early Disney buyout and ankle the Alphabet web this summer.
Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's Paramount-based Icon Prods. is in negotiations with Peter Segal to direct "StarChild," a sci fi comedy penned by Dan O'Dowd, with Tim Allen attached to star. Paramount…
Veteran production designer Robert Boyle has been tapped to receive an Outstanding Achievement award from the fifth annual Hollywood Film Festival. Boyle, who has served as production designer on…
While Brit comedian Lee Evans is in negotiations to co-star with Jackie Chan in the supernatural thriller "Highbinders," the pic's helmer, Reginald Hudlin ("The Ladies Man"), may be dropping out.
Paramount Home Entertainment will finally release the studio's second biggest movie ever, "Forrest Gump," on DVD Aug. 28. This year is expected to represent Paramount's biggest push into mining its…
Brazil's No. 2 broadcaster, Sistema Brasileiro de Televisao, and Mexico's Televisa have chosen "La Picara Sonadora" as their first telenovela co-production in Brazil.
The merger between Italy's rival cash-strapped pay TV operators, Vivendi Universal's Telepiu and News Corp.'s Stream, has been locked down according to Telepiu prexy Emmanuel Gout.
Dimension Films and RKO Pictures have teamed up to co-produce a remake of the 1941 Alfred Hitchcock thriller "Suspicion." RKO's chairman-CEO Ted Hartley and Wendy Finerman ("Forrest Gump") will serve…
Nintendo said Monday that it has set the price of its next-generation vidgame console GameCube at $199, undercutting the price of higher-horsepower systems such as Microsoft's Xbox and Sony's…
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