In the waning hours of the 1999 Cannes Film fest, two more films were picked up by U.S. distribs: Artisan Entertainment acquired domestic rights to Jim Jarmusch's competition pic, "Ghost Dog: The Way…
After a highly anticipated merger with Chancellor Media fell apart last year, Mexican radio broadcaster Grupo Radio Centro may now delist from the New York and Mexican stock exchanges.
"Nijinsky's Last Dance," a new solo drama mounted here last fall by the Signature Theater, was the top winner at the Helen Hayes Awards, the D.C. area theater community's annual celebration of…
Christine de Groodt, general manager of Columbia TriStar Fox Films, a joint-venture operation between Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl. and Belgium-based 20th Century Fox Intl., has been upped…
Oscar-winning actress Marisa Tomei (“My Cousin Vinny”) has signed with United Talent Agency. Tomei — whose recent credits include “The Slums of Beverly Hills,” “Unhook the Stars” and “Welcome to…
The future of the planned Murdoch-Cecchi Gori joint acquisition of Italy's digital pay TV platform Stream has become uncertain as the Olivetti group won a $65 billion battle Friday night for control…
General Cinema Cos. Inc. cut its second-quarter losses to $2.9 million from $4 million, despite a 12% drop in revenues.
Phoenix Pictures and Nick Nolte's Kingsgate Films have teamed to develop an HBO anthology series about selected Congressional Medal of Honor winners.
Canada's broadcast regulator has approved four new French-language specialty channels "to strengthen the French-language broadcasting system," the Canadian Radio-Television and Tele-communications…
Tyro director Mike Mitchell is set to make his feature-helming debut on Touchstone Pictures' low-budget comedy "Deuce" (formerly titled "Deuce Baggio, Prostitute Guy") for Jack Giarraputo Prods. and…