Sarah Timberman, a six-year Columbia TriStar TV vet who shepherded the studio's signature hits "Dawson's Creek" and "Party of Five," has been promoted to exec VP of series development for Col TriStar.
As Viacom prepares to spin off its Blockbuster video rental chain, it's pushing the IPO of a strong company with a big brand, a robust balance sheet and booming market share. And investors are…
Jim Wiatt has been named president and co-CEO of the William Morris Agency today, and his tenure begins immediately.
A Screen Actors Guild board member intends to press his case tonight at a board meeting in Los Angeles that 55 fellow board members acted improperly in January when they voted to quash further…
Columbia TriStar TV has just shelled out an eye-popping high-six-figure fee for a drama script from Scott Rosenberg, who also has a drama pilot in the works with Col TriStar and the WB Network.
In a surprise ending to rival the film's twisty plot, Buena Vista's supernatural thriller "The Sixth Sense" stunned prognosticators by snatching the weekend box office title from odds-on favorite…
Disney has snatched up a pitch tentatively titled "Area 99" from scribe Neil Tolkin.
Katie Martin, formerly a publicist with the Angellotti Co., has been hired by Fine Line Features as manager of West Coast publicity and promotions. In her new role, Martin will oversee publicity…
U.S. protests over runaway pic and TV production haven't hurt Canada -- in fact, they may be giving it a boost. Producers in Hollywood and Europe are making many more inquiries into shooting projects…
DreamWorks Records Nashville has signed a deal with CDKnet, an entertainment high-tech company, to use its interactive multimedia technology for upcoming CD releases.