Warner Bros.-based Morgan Creek Prods. has inked a $200 million deal for a line of revolving credit through a consortium of banks to be led by Chase Manhattan.
Walt Disney's Touchstone Pictures has hired Darren Lemke to adapt John Christopher's "The Tripods Trilogy." Disney picked up the feature rights to John Christopher's sci-fi book series in 1997 for…
HarperCollins editor Josh Behar has locked up rights to the first book from Antoine Clark, publisher of F.E.D.S., a self-distributed magazine covering criminal life and the gritty side of hip-hop…
Paulette Osorio has been upped to senior VP of publicity and promotions at Castle Rock Entertainment. She will oversee all media relations and worldwide publicity activities for Castle Rock's film…
Striking a high point of the Santa Barbara Film Festivals opening weekend, six scribes discussed their craft Sunday at a panel that was by turns ribald, revealing and poignant. This SRO fourth…
Lot 47 Films has acquired all North American rights to "The Ballad of Ramblin' Jack," the Sundance award-winning documentary from first-time filmmaker Aiyana Elliott.
Sheridan Square Entertainment, founded by record biz vet Danny Goldberg and C&P Partners last year, have announced the launch of a group of Web sites known as ArtistEnt.com.
Disney was able to do it with a mouse. Rumpus is taking its first step with a rabbit. And the Internet. In an attempt to boost sales and fill its toy box with greenbacks, fledgling toymaker Rumpus…
Steven Friedlander, an 11-year veteran of sales and distribution at New Line and Fine Line, has been promoted to exec VP of distribution at Fine Line.
Carmine Giovinazzo, star of the UPN series “Shasta,” has joined Innovative Artists’ roster where he’ll be repped by David Rose and Craig Shapiro. He continues to be managed by MB Artists’ Michael…