Lucasfilm Ltd. defended its just-announced agreement with the Lego Group for the marketing of "Star Wars" toys, claiming other "exclusive" licensees have known all along that the $900 million-a-year…
Apostle, the Gotham-based production company run by Denis Leary and partner Jim Serpico, has signed a two-year, first-look feature film and television deal with DreamWorks.
For news directors at Los Angeles' major TV stations, it seemed like an almost routine event, a freeway police pursuit that begged for live helicopter coverage.
Xavier Marchand, who recently quit as senior VP of European theatrical distribution for Warner Bros., has joined London-based Portman Entertainment Group as managing director of its film division.
When was the last time you thought about Soupy Sales? Maybe back in the 1970s , unless you heard him on radio in New York in the '80s. Apparently it's comeback time, again, for the pie-in-the-face…
Reginald Hudlin, director of "The Great White Hype," has signed his Hudlin Bros. outfit to a first-look feature film deal with financing and distribution entity Stone Canyon Investments.
The 32nd annual National Magazine awards, the mag world's highest honors, were handed out Wednesday at the Waldorf-Astoria here before a record crowd of 1,400.
Telescene Film Group is producing "Are you Game?," a reality-based gameshow pilot for Nickelodeon.
Jamie Foxx, star of the eponymous "The Jamie Foxx Show" on the WB Network, has signed to star in Trimark Pictures' comedy "Inconvenienced."
MGM has made a pre-emptive, low six-figures against mid-six figures option of newcomer Victoria Strouse's spec "Mary Jane's Last Dance" for Frank Mancuso Jr. to produce.
Australian producers fear hundreds of hours of New Zealand programming could flood into this country following an April 28 High Court ruling that Kiwi product is eligible for the local content quotas…