The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. loved "Shakespeare" and "Truman" equally when it announced the nominations for the 1999 Golden Globes Awards this morning at 5:30 am. Miramax's "Shakespeare in Love"…
Burying the hatchet after their recent fallout, Jersey Shore and October Films announced two greenlit features Wednesday that Jersey will produce and October will distribute and market.
Universal Studios Recreation Group has made another move in its challenge to Orlando's Disney World by buying 2,000 acres -- three square miles -- of land in central Florida.
Thirteen screenwriters have been tapped to fine-tune their film projects at the Screenwriters Lab at the Sundance Institute from Jan. 15-20.
All five Japanese commercial terrestrial networks have officially greenlit their respective satellite DTH ventures with shareholders meetings in the last few days approving the launch of their…
In yet another round of reshuffling at Universal, this time on the international TV side, Peter Hughes and Steven Jarmus have been tapped as exec VPs and co-heads of Universal International…
Vice President Gore and Teamsters president-elect James P. Hoffa gave NABET members some high-profile support Tuesday.
Mandalay Television Pictures has entered into a deal with science fiction writers Gregory Benford ("Cosm") and Michael Cassutt ("Missing Man") to develop "The Martian Race," a made-for-television…
"Hercules" and "Xena" vet Liz Friedman has been upped to prexy of TV for Renaissance Pictures in a flurry of TV exec promotions and appointments at the production company headed by partners Sam Raimi…
During the last four years, Gotham's production boom has inspired a number of grand schemes to build a Hollywood-style back lot on the Hudson. Most of them have quietly ended up in turnaround.
Former Mann Theatres head film buyer Alan Davy has been tapped as a film buyer for the 663-screen Edwards Theatres Circuit. Davy, who takes up his post Jan. 4, will report to Edwards head film buyer…