The Walt Disney Co. has purchased an untitled action pitch from scribes Cyrus Voris and Ethan Reiff for a mid against high six figures.
Fox Family publicity senior VP Barry Stagg ended a five-year run at Saban Entertainment when he resigned his position this week.
Apparently, it did not prove to be a Wynne/win situation: Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Friday that Bob Wynne, its co-prexy and chief operating officer, had elected not to renew his contract.
Warner Bros. has tapped Jeff Crawford director of nontheatrical sales for the studio's domestic distribution division. Division prexy Dan Fellman, to whom Crawford will report, made the announcement…
Lux Pictures and indie helmer Michael Oblowitz ("This World, Then the Fireworks") are gearing up for their next project, "Flying With One Wing."
Jason Alexander and 20th Century Fox Television have made an exclusive two-year deal that's expected to put the former "Seinfeld" sidekick back in a primetime series by early 2001.
Italian thesp Giancarlo Giannini (“Swept Away”) has joined the cast of “The Whole Shebang” starring Stanley Tucci, Bridget Fonda and Talia Shire. Writer-director George Zaloom’s pic centers on an…
In a racy debut worthy of the pic's curtain-raising Thames River chase, MGM's James Bond pic, "The World Is Not Enough," took in an estimated $37.2 million over the weekend.
Artisan Entertainment bested at least five other suitors to buy screen rights to Rex Pickett's unpublished novel "Side Ways" with a commitment for "Election" helmer Alexander Payne to adapt and…
Paramount Advertiser Services has upped Laura Molen to senior VP of sales and strategic planning. In her new post, she will analyze all aspects of national syndicated sales for the division's…
Filmmakers who are members of Independent Feature Project/West will be able to hold free screenings of their pictures at Laemmle's Sunset 5 theaters in Los Angeles under a new program announced…