Liza Weil, the teen star of indie pic "Whatever," has inked to star opposite Kevin Bacon in "Stir of Echoes" for Artisan Entertainment.
Miramax Films has acquired the video, TV and non-theatrical U.S. rights to Ted Demme's crime drama "Monument Ave.," which Lions Gate will release theatrically on Sept. 25.
Most major showbiz stocks were lifted Tuesday as investors snapped up stocks with alacrity, pushing the Dow Jones Industrial Average up a record 380.53 points, to 8020.78.
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The Maze Runner3Daily:$4.3M Cumulative:$58.0M Fox -46.49%
"Sideman" will not be sidelined. Instead, the new Warren Leight-penned play on Broadway at the Roundabout has found a home at the Shubert's John Golden Theater. Its time at the Roundabout is up…
CBS is in negotiations to buy an equity stake of an Internet site called the Mining Co., owned by General Internet Inc.
Artisan Entertainment is nearing a deal to handle homevideo and digital videodisc distribution of the 3,000-title library of Republic Entertainment, one of the largest catalogs still available…
Nick at Nite has bought the exclusive cable rights to Paramount Domestic distribution's "Cheers" starting in the fall of 2001 for $68.8 million, the highest price Nick has ever paid for a sitcom…
Producer Alexander Tabrizi, formerly behind Tri Vision Pictures, has joined Mastermind Entertainment as president of worldwide production.
Patrick Stewart and Blythe Danner are in final negotiations to star in Arthur Miller's new play, "Ride Down Mt. Morgan," this fall.
Shaftesbury Films, one of Canada's most seasoned indie pic producers, is expanding into Imax-format film production and distribution, with the creation of SK Films.