Columbia Pictures announced Tuesday that former New Line marketing veepee Tim Sommerfeld has joined the company as veepee of creative advertising in its worldwide marketing division.
Denzel Washington is in advanced talks to play the lead in the Jerry Bruckheimer-Disney project "Remember the Titans."
Calling the proposed $69 billion purchase of cable giant MediaOne by AT&T a "bid to monopolize America's cable TV and broadband Internet markets," a troika of public interest groups Tuesday asked the…
Last year, visitors to the Toronto Intl. Film Festival had to endure a crippling airline strike. This year, it might be the frowns of the city's 7,000 outside workers -- including its garbage…
Imagine vice president Jim Whitaker, who co-produced the hit "Life" and is a key exec on "The Nutty Professor II," has been promoted to senior vice president of production for Imagine. The…
Time Warner, Disney, NBC, Liberty Media, Tribune, Showtime Networks and other TV companies are investing $57 million in Replay, the manufacturer of the digital video recorder that will be released to…
Behaviour Communications is set to sell its Canuck distribution operation -- again.
Miramax has wasted little time playing the Talk magazine synergy card: The Disney subsid has optioned Mark Ross' "The Last Safari," a feature article in Talk's debut issue.
Film and TV flight from Hollywood to Canada has become so acute that the Canadian labor force can't keep up with it. As a result, Hollywood technicians are now flocking to Canada -- at the rate of…
Andrew Hindes is joining online startup iFilm Network as vice president of content. Hindes, who takes up his post on Aug. 30, reports to company founder and CEO Rodger Raderman.