IFC Prods., the film finance arm of the Independent Film Channel, has joined Killer Films and Hart Sharp Entertainment as a partner in Kimberly Peirce's indie feature "Take It Like a Man."
Donna Morong has been upped to the position of veep, casting for Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group.
New media producer Rod Pyle has been tapped as prexy of online casting service TEI/CastNet.com.
Impossible as it might seem, such classic special-effects films as "The Invisible Man," "King Kong," "Jason and the Argonauts" and "Jaws" -- films that advanced the art and technology of visual…
For the 21st time, Danette Herman will be the exec in charge of talent for the Academy Awards.
Freshman syndie yakkers Roseanne and Howie Mandel will be missing in action at the NATPE confab in New Orleans next week.
CBS Cable's TNN will premiere a 13-part weekly documentary series, "Century of Country," on March 31.
Peter W. Eldredge, former publisher of Newsweek, has joined Boardroom Consultants, a leading consulting firm to CEOs and their boards on director selection and corporate governance issues.
Bierer has been named prexy of the indie production outfit Radio With Pictures.
The Public Broadcasting Service will launch PBS Kids Channel, its first digital broadcast channel, PBS prexy Ervin Duggan announced at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena.
Film and TV production in Ontario contributed a record $C743.2 million ($486.1 million) to the provincial economy in 1998, according to data collected by the Ontario Film Development Corp.