Tim Roth is in talks to play Professor Snape in "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" for Warner Bros.
In a major policy change designed to help Hawaii's film and TV union employees get more work, Los Angeles-based Teamsters' Local 399 has voluntarily decided to reduce its pay scale about 23% for…
Howard Sherman has been tapped the new executive director of the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford. The Connecticut native succeeds George C. White, the 35-year-old facility's founder and…
Shepherd orbits ‘Venus’ as Rhea, Leykis yak NEW ORLEANS — Cybill Shepherd, who recently published an autobiographical tell-all, was negotiating Friday to replace Eleanor Mondale as host of Columbia…
The Screen Actors Guild, targeting strikebreakers as its work stoppage against advertisers enters its eighth week, will soon launch fast-track disciplinary proceedings against members who cross…
KCAL made a big comeback at this year's Los Angeles Area Emmys, dominating the pack with nine gold statuettes, compared with only one the previous year.
Universal Pictures has pulled the plug on "Dieter," closing down pre-production and pink-slipping 25 employees two weeks after Mike Myers ditched the comedy.
Another cashed-up Teutonic company is on a buying spree in Hollywood. Former Kirch exec Hans Peter Kaufmann has just acquired majority stakes in Brad Krevoy's Motion Picture Corp. of America, Roland…
Startup AsSeenIn.com has pacted for online sales of products from "Resurrection Blvd." and "Soul Food," two skeins set to bow at the end of the month on Showtime.
In yet another Brit soccer deal, ONdigital and the ITV network have picked up the TV rights to the Football League and the Worthington Cup for £315 million ($472.5 million) for three years starting…
In a decade's time, Warren Zide and Craig Perry have gone from mailroom interns to producers at New Line, striking a one-year, first-look deal at the mini-major. Zide and Perry produced the recent…