UNITED KINGDOM Andie MacDowell will star in John McKay’s “Sad Fuckers Club” for FilmFour, a comedy about a fortysomething woman who causes a rift with her friends by falling for a much younger man…
Union actors kicked off their first strike in a dozen years Monday, halting their work for television and radio commercial spots amid signals of a prolonged work stoppage.
Paradise Music & Entertainment announced Monday the creation of Matter, a new-media content design house to be led by Alex McDowell, production designer for "The Crow," "Fight Club" and the…
A first novel about a 1920s stage magician, "Carter Beats the Devil," has charmed publishers, selling at auction to Hyperion for close to $700,000.
Miramax/BVI's "Scream 3" spooked a huge bow in the U.K., stealing the top spot from local comedy "Kevin and Perry Go Large" with $4 million from 450 slaughterhouses.
German film and TV production company Helkon Media has extended its partnership with John Fremes' production shingle Fusion Intl. to a six-picture output deal.
Oscar-winning filmmaker Anthony Minghella has joined his "The Talented Mr. Ripley" producer Sydney Pollack as an equal partner in Mirage Enterprises, the motion picture and television company Pollack…
CTV's new parent company is not about to embark on any fiscal bloodletting, BCE head Jean Monty told BCE shareholders at the Canuck network's annual meeting.
Tribune Broadcasting's Gotham station WB11 (WPIX) will debut a two-hour ayem newscast in June.
Hugh McGowan has quit as programming director of Australian pubcaster ABC-TV.
In German video biz history, 1999 will go down as the breakthrough year for DVD.