Variety associate publisher Charles Koones is taking on the additional role of publisher of Variety's On Production, effective immediately.
Setting the stage for a foreclosure sale next month, two Wall Street firms recorded a notice of sale on the beleaguered Playa Vista development that is to be the future home of DreamWorks.
Actress Elise Neal has joined the cast of Miramax/Dimension Films' "Scream 2."
Strand Releasing has acquired all U.S. rights to the late Marcello Mastroianni's final film, "Journey to the Beginning of the World."
Media giants Leo Kirch and Bertelsmann AG appear to be nearing an agreement for combining pay TV webs Premiere and DF1. Cooperation between DF1 and Premiere would give digital television a much…
Andrew Lloyd Webber, composer of a string of internationally successful musicals, on Friday said his Really Useful Group was heading for a £10 million ($16 million) loss this year.
Local news veteran Steven Lange will succeed David Friend as executive producer of Warner Bros.' syndie newsmagazine "Extra" at the end of the month.
Studio Film & Tape has announced the first Roy W. Dean Video Grant, and is now accepting applications. The grant is being offered to help foster unique docu projects of social import. Info: (213)…
"Scream" has been silenced indefinitely in Japan because of the national trauma caused by a serial killer.
Senate Commerce Committee chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) accused the House Commerce Committee of creating a "loophole" that would allow broadcasters to hoard valuable TV spectrum until well into the…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media