Roy E. Disney is scheduled to make a rare keynote speech May 18 at the annual meeting of the Large-Format Cinema Assn.
Academy Award winner James Coburn has signed to star opposite Rob Lowe in "Proximity" for Joel Silver's Zinc Pictures.
Ticketing service giant Ticketmaster has expanded its international distribution capabilities with the acquisition of Quebec-based ticketer Admission Network, which also provides ticketing services…
The saga over Olivier Barrot's departure as artistic adviser to the Cannes Intl. Film Festival took a fresh turn Tuesday with Barrot claiming that he was "brutally and unilaterally" sacked.
Michelle Williams and Anne Heche have joined the cast of "Prozac Nation," the pic based on Elizabeth Wurtzel's bestselling novel. Thesps join Christina Ricci, Jason Biggs and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers…
Technicolor Film Group said Tuesday it has folded video and audio post house Complete Post Inc. into its new Imaging Group to focus on offering digital post-production services together with its…
Rupert Murdoch heads a global media company and he wants us all to know it. On Tuesday, the News Corp. chief gathered an impressive selection of heavyhitters in foreign and domestic policy at an…
Nelvana, one of Canada's leading children's producers, has tapped Christie Dreyfuss director of development.
John Hamburg has inked a seven-figure deal to write and direct an untitled comedy for Universal Pictures. If Hamburg's directing gig comes through, it could bring the final sum to $2 million.
The Farrelly brothers' 20th Century Fox-based Conundrum Entertainment has picked up the comedy pitch "Checkered Past" from rookie writing team David Connaughton and John Trozak.
In the first of what very well could be multiple deals, Spanish telco giant Telefonica has linked with Canuck producer Fireworks to co-finance an English-lingo TV series, "Queen of Swords." The…