Veteran screenwriter Walter Bernstein, who recounted his experience as a blacklisted Hollywood writer in the film "The Front," has optioned the film rights to Katharine Weber's "The Music Lesson," a…
It will be a cruel summer indeed if grosses continue their present course on Broadway. Dipping downward by $829,341, the take on the Great White Way clocked a middling $11,566,274 last week.
For the first time in the history of the Florida Film Festival, the grand jury and audience awards were bestowed this year to the same films in the same categories.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has inked a three-year international theatrical, video and DVD distrib deal with 20th Century Fox, raising questions about the future of the United Intl. Pictures partnership…
The San Antonio Spurs and New York Knicks continue to sag in the statistical categories that mean the most to NBC.
Studios USA has committed an estimated $3 million-$4 million to ink two-year, overall development deals with comedy writers Kari Lizer, Donald Todd and the team of Barbara Wallace and Thomas Wolfe.
Alan Yentob is reportedly out of the running to become the next director general of the BBC.
John Cusack has made a deal with writing partners D.V. DeVincentis and Steve Pink to adapt the Ira Berkow book "The Man Who Robbed the Pierre" as a starring vehicle for Cusack and Woody Allen.
Jelinda DeVorzon has been elected president of the Santa Barbara Film Festival, which will hold its 15th annual event March 2-12, 2000.
In addition to looking for a co-anchor for Bryant Gumbel, CBS News execs are in the process of deciding another key element of their soon-to-be revamped morning show: its name.