Heavy spending for the launch of BSkyB digital TV in Great Britain tipped News Corp. into the red for the June quarter despite glowing numbers at its film and TV group, Fox Entertainment, the company…
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has pledged $520,000 in film production grants to the Tisch School of the Arts' Kanbar Institute of Film and Television at NYU.
CBS programming exec Laurie Zaks has been upped to veepee of current programs for the Eye web.
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Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 22Weekend:$16.6M
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy3Weekend:$8.0M Disney
Julio Iglesias Jr. will make his concert debut Aug. 26 at Studio 54 in the MGM Grand Hotel and Casino. His solo performance celebrates the U.S. launch of his first album, "Under My Eyes."
Open City, the independent shingle behind Tony Bui's Sundance winner "Three Seasons," has inked Israeli director Avi Nesher to write and direct "The Secret," a period film set during the Holocaust.
Playwrights Horizons has gotten eclectic with its casting for the world premiere of the musical play "James Joyce's The Dead."
Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen net has greenlit a movie-themed series called "The Girl in the Picture."
The last time the Screen Actors Guild imposed a dues increase on its members, in 1987, the average movie ticket cost $4 and first-class stamps went for 22 cents.
Josh Haynie, former general manager at Sunset Post, is readying to open the doors Sept. 1 to Octane, a new 12-person, full-service post-production studio in Hollywood.
New Jersey's major theaters are geared up to bring on the old and celebrate the new. From Shakespeare and Wilde to Shepard, McNally and Mamet, and with music by Sigmund Romberg and Duke Ellington to…