Unapix Entertainment has created a theatrical distribution division called Unapix Films Theatrical and has tapped former senior exec VP of Stratosphere Entertainment Richard Abramowitz prexy of the…
Palm Pictures has appointed David Koh head of acquisitions and co-productions for the company's theatrical and DVD/homevideo divisions.
"Sex and the City" star Sarah Jessica Parker will host the two-hour "2000 MTV Movie Awards," which will air June 8 on the music cabler.
Miramax Films has joined Columbia Pictures as a partner in "The Shipping News," the Lasse Hallstrom-directed adaptation of the 1994 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Annie Proulx.
The Writers Guild of America West has started laying the groundwork for its next contract negotiations, more than a year before the current contract expires.
The Hollywood community has tended to scorn the Tribune Co.'s entertainment division as a low-rent underachiever that's mostly failed to create hit shows for its lineup of 22 big-market TV stations.
Songwriters/producers Rodney Jerkins, Max Martin, Diane Warren, Matt Serletic and Byron Gallimore have inked exclusive agreements with Tonos --the Internet music company co-founded by songwriter…
Andy Tennant has found an "Afterlife" after "Anna and the King." The helmer is in talks to direct and rewrite the Joss Whedon sci-fi thriller script for Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Carson Daly, host of MTV's "Total Request Live," has inked a wide-ranging talent and development deal with both the music cabler and CBS.
Seasoned Los Angeles film exec Mark Damon has taken over control of troubled Canuck film company Behaviour Communications.