Artisan Entertainment's co-CEO Amir Malin and Miramax Films' co-chair Harvey Weinstein will do a dirty dance of their own with "Dirty Dancing 2," a theatrical remake of the 1987 hit.
Since rolling on its sophomore season two weeks ago, syndie strip "Blind Date" has been nabbing key upgrades and additional runs and has hopped stations in two markets.
Commercial shooting outside studio lots in the Los Angeles area has fallen 11% compared to the same period last year during the first 11 days of the strike by union actors against advertisers. The…
In its most recent online marketing move, Artisan Entertainment has inked a deal with StreamSearch.com to distribute multimedia promotional content from the studio to Netizens. Visitors to the…
Dennis Quaid has signed to star in "Stranger Than the Wheel," which will be produced with Industry Entertainment and co-financed by Filmtown Entertainment, which will also rep the film's foreign…
The Independent Feature Project has announced the addition of a new annual laurel, the Anthony Radziwill Documentary Achievement Award, to bow at the 2000 IFP Gotham Awards ceremony in the fall.
Jeff Gralnick, the former ABC News exec who joined CNN a year ago, is ankling his post as exec VP of business news for the news cabler.
In his keynote address Thursday at the Electronic Entertainment Expo, America Online prexy and chief operating officer Bob Pittman expounded on a decidedly low-tech adage when it comes to business in…
Overseas Filmgroup on Thursday announced a financing arrangement with MM Media Capital Partners. The U.K.- and L.A.-based financial unit will provide funding for a slate of Overseas pix budgeted at…
In a reorganization of Scandinavian financier, producer and distributor Scanbox Entertainment, acting chairman Bo Norholm has been named the company's co-chairman, managing director and CEO. The redo…
David Twohy, helmer of the surprise hit "Pitch Black," has inked with Miramax and Dimension Films to write and direct "Proteus." Twohy will also write and direct a second film for Dimension and a…