New Line specialty division Fine Line Features has upped two executives in its marketing department as it continues to consolidate its ranks -- following the upheaval of the past month -- under new…
Lottery franchise winner Pathe Pictures will finally start operating at full strength next week when Andrea Calderwood takes up her post as head of production.
Variety and Daily Variety editor-in-chief Peter Bart will deliver the keynote address at the 22nd annual UCLA Entertainment Symposium, slated for Friday and Saturday. Co-chairs for the event, which…
Wolfgang Petersen will return to the sea to develop and possibly direct a film based on Sebastian Junger's bestselling nonfiction book "The Perfect Storm," about a deadly North Atlantic northeaster.
Michael Vartan, who is gaining industry recognition for his work in the Sundance Film Festival standout "Dead Man's Curve," has been tapped to co-star in the romantic comedy "It Had to Be You."
Despite talk in the last week about Americans being glued to their TVs in order to get the latest, most salacious tidbits in the White House sex scandal, network newscast viewership remained…
Amy Pascal, president of Columbia Pictures, has been named chair of the American Film Institute's Third Decade Council, the AFI announced Tuesday. Pascal succeeds Mark Canton, who founded the…
Cablevision Systems, the nation's sixth-largest cable operator, agreed in principle to acquire the assets of Nobody Beats the Wiz, the largest consumer electronics retail chain in the New York area.
Producer Jill Powell and writer-director Steven Feinberg have teamed up to form film production banner Jinji-Bear Prods.
Paramount Network TV has inked a two-year overall deal with producer and former studio chief Lee Rich. Rich, who headed both MGM/UA and Lorimar Prods. as CEO, will develop TV series, telefilms and…
Broadway's revival of "The King and I" will close Feb. 22 after having played 26 previews and 781 regular performances, making the production the longest-running revival ever of the Rodgers…