Although tax credits could help, Hollywood's war against Canada and other countries wooing away film and TV production is not likely to be won in the halls of Congress or in state capitol committee…
Ed Harris is in talks to join Vince Vaughn in Gregory Mosher's “The Prime Gig” for Cary Woods' Independent Pictures. Pic is about a young telemarketer (Vaughn) who goes to work for a polished con…
On the East Coast, spa visitors are more likely to run into bird watching and horse-drawn sleigh rides than trendy treatments with heated rocks and lemongrass-scented sweat lodges favored on the West…
Warner Bros. has purchased playwright-turned-screenwriter Andrew Osborne's pitch "Dramarama" for producer Andrew Lazar's Mad Chance Prods., while granting the scribe a first-look deal on a second pic.
Shepard Smith has been named anchor of Fox News Channel's "The Fox Report."
Eddie Sotto, a 13-year vet at Walt Disney Imagineering, has ankled his position as senior veep of concept design to join Digital Entertainment Network as executive veep, creative affairs for the…
Joanne Woodward came to the rescue of the Williamstown Theater Festival last week.
Lions Gate Releasing has appointed Jay Peckos VP and general sales manager. Peckos will be responsible for overseeing Lions Gate's national sales strategy and will participate in all aspects of the…
ABC Entertainment, bracing for dozens of layoffs due to the planned merger with Disney's TV production arm, Monday confirmed the departure of drama veep Stephen Tao, but strongly denied a report on…
The industry sidebar at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival has been beefed up to include more panels, guests and an expanded sales office. Symposium '99, which is the cornerstone event of the Rogers…