The state of California will reimburse filmmakers' costs next year under the new "Film California First" program to fight runaway production.
The unlikely duo of "Scary Movie" and "Space Cowboys" helped revive the flagging B.O. in a few territories last weekend, while most of Europe remained in a fall stupor.
Strong season premieres for "The Simpsons" and "The X-Files" powered Fox to a convincing victory among young adults on the first Sunday of November sweeps.
Negotiators for the Screen Actors Guild and Hollywood's agents are expected to enter the final stages of talks today to hammer out a new operating agreement for agents.
BMG Entertainment's Arista Records has promoted Michael Johnson to senior vice president of R&B promotion.
Warner Bros. has acquired the rights to "Conan the Barbarian" in a deal worth mid-six figures against north of $2 million and plans to mount a feature that will be written and directed by John…
Propaganda Films has signed a first-look deal with director Luis Mandoki and producer Mimi Polk Gitlin's newly formed production company, Mandolin Entertainment. The first title under the arrangement…
Fox Family Channel has been granted a temporary restraining order against CBS and its planned reality-based "Race Around the World." Making a rare judicial order, U.S. District Court Judge Robert M…
John Bertolli, co-executive VP production at Destination Films, is ankling his post as of Nov. 16 to pursue entrepreneurial opportunities. He worked with Destination prior to its launch in 1998.
MTV has upped Heidi Eskenazi, to the post of VP, licensing, Paul White to director, licensing and Preston Lewis, to the post of director, marketing and retail, program enterprises.