The Nortel Networks Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival, which runs Jan. 13-24, will screen more than 180 films representing 40 countries, including a record number 30 foreign language Academy Award…
A committee of the Screen Actors Guild has agreed to fast-track a set of "partnership proposals" governing relations with talent agents that was put to it by a group of agents and the Assn. of Talent…
Panasonic Disc Services Corp. said Monday it has teamed up with Kodak Co. to create a production house to manufacture DVD discs and other optical products to be supplied to both firms.
CBS has found a home for its much-anticipated Steven Bochco midseason drama "City of Angels," skedding the skein in a surprising slot: Wednesdays at 8 p.m.
USA Home Entertainment will announce today it has inked a multi-year deal with the National Hockey League, in keeping with USA Films topper Scott Greenstein's stated intention of expanding the video…
Fox has tapped commercial helmer John Moore to make his feature directorial debut with "Behind Enemy Lines." Pic will begin production in April.
Andrew P. Mooney, a 20-year veteran of Nike and its corporate veep, has been tapped as president of Disney Consumer Products Worldwide.
Two new shows set house records: Still in previews, "Waiting in the Wings" took in $425,923 at the Eugene O'Neill, beating the old record ($367,938 in 1998) set by "The Beauty Queen of Leenane." And…
The Romans have finally appointed a new emperor: John Hyde has been tapped as prexy-CEO of toon house Film Roman.
A weekend snowball fight pitted Disney against Warner Bros. Mouse House claimed a third straight weekly crown, estimating take for "Toy Story 2" at $18.7 million. Warners insisted its "The Green…