"Hedwig and the Angry Inch" is going the distance. The Off Broadway post-punk musical will soon be a motion picture, and Danny DeVito's arthouse studio Jersey Shore is the leading contender to…
In a big coup for BSkyB, vet TV film critic and interviewer Barry Norman is leaving the BBC after 26 years to present a new show on the News Corp.-controlled satcaster.
Kimberly Carver has joined Innovative Artists as an agent in the television lit department, where she will rep writers, producers and directors. Carver joins Innovative after serving as an agent…
Outfest '98, the 16th L.A. Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, will kick off July 9 with the Sundance hit "Relax ... It's Just Sex." Set in contemporary Los Angeles, it focuses on a group of friends of…
Paul Rasmusson has been appointed group information officer at Universal Pictures. He reports to chief operating officer Chris McGurk and Alice Lusk, senior VP and chief technology officer, Universal…
Execs from Grupo Televisa said Thursday they are cooperating with a probe by the U.S. Dept. of Justice and the Internal Revenue Service into payments made by execs at its Fonovisa record label to…
Willa Perlman is believed to be joining the long roster of top-level executives exiting Golden Books Family Entertainment. Sources said Thursday she was close to resigning.
Russian broadcasters face major upheaval after announcements from the country's Vice Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov that rules affecting transmission charges and licensing procedures would be revised…
Casting director Robert Teitelbaum has formed General Casting, which will specialize in background talent, stand-ins and models.
Hoping to make a star out of its corporate logo, Santa Barbara-based sportswear company Big Dogs has signed with Creative Artists Agency.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
PROVIDED BY: Box Office
Lucy1Weekend:$44.0M Universal Pictures
Hercules2Weekend:$29.0M Paramount Pictures
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox