With his "The Hurricane" gearing up to take the holiday film season by storm, helmer Norman Jewison has been tapped as this year's George Eastman Award winner at ShowEast '99. The award is given…
So how do you marry a millionaire? Paramount Pictures hopes to find out, swooping in to buy a Will Davies pitch that focuses on exactly that question for Donald DeLine to produce.
The fall biz boomed in a bunch of overseas markets last week, except for a notably lethargic U.K., as the "Star Wars" prequel, "The Sixth Sense," "Big Daddy" and "Eyes Wide Shut" delivered good to…
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A lawsuit that pitted independent producer David Stutman against Leonardo DiCaprio over the release of the low-budget film "Don's Plum" was settled Friday.
Nicholas Bogner has ankled Cruise-Wagner Prods. to take a position as VP of development for TNT Originals, where he will be responsible for developing films for the cabler franchise.
Proving that it's still a major competitor in the vidgame console wars, Sega said Thursday that its latest Dreamcast system has topped the 500,000 mark two weeks after its bow.
Seventeen projects, including works by established Asian helmers like Fruit Chan, Wang Xiaoshuai, Garin Nugroho and Rithy Panh, will be unveiled at this year's Pusan Promotion Plan (Oct. 15-17)…
Mark Lindsay has been named vice president, distribution, of Miramax Intl.
ABC is bringing back its red-hot summer gameshow "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" as a 15-night November sweeps lifeline -- but the way the skein has been skedded is raising eyebrows.
Fox Sports Net South lost its first legal battle to keep Turner Broadcasting System's new web Turner South from televising pro sports games, but Fox Sports will continue its fight against Turner.
Obie Award-winning director Nicholas Martin has been appointed artistic director of the Huntington Theater Co., the 18-year-old nonprofit theater in residence at Boston U.'s 890-seat proscenium…