News Corp. has ordered a 3% across-the-board reduction in operating costs, which has already led to a handful of layoffs at the Fox Broadcasting Co., a spokesman confirmed Monday.
Increased releases of digital videodiscs helped Trimark Holdings turn a profit of $366,000 in the December quarter, compared with a loss of $4.1 million a year earlier.
Marking her 11th appearance on an Oscar telecast, Goldie Hawn will be a presenter at this year’s Academy Awards. Nominated twice, she received a supporting actress statuette for her performance in…
Former Centropolis f/x executive producer Marc Kolbe has been tapped to head VisionArt Design & Animation.
Legit player Thomas McCarthy and Najwa Nimri (upcoming "Lovers of the Arctic Circle") will topline Jay Anania's "The Citizen," the first film production of Gotham-based Sunshine Amalgamedia Inc.
Universal Pictures, Gore Verbinski and Tom Hanks are going "Where the Wild Things Are." The studio is setting up a live-action/computer graphics animated version of Maurice Sendak's famed children's…
Marking one of his first major appointments since being tapped prexy of broadcasting for ABC earlier this month, Robert F. Callahan has upped John Hare to prexy of ABC Radio. In the position…
ShoWest is "In Love" with John Madden. The director, still basking in the glow of his Oscar nom, will now be honored as ShoWest's director of the year.
Hachette Filipacchi Magazines CEO David Pecker quit the giant Tuesday to join forces with former deputy Treasury Secretary Roger Altman's Wall Street firm in the $767 million acquisition of National…
Mark Shivas, the former head of BBC Films, has crossed the great divide by signing a first-look deal with Film Four Ltd., the movie arm of rival pubcaster Channel 4.