Artisan Entertainment has upped Amorette Jones to the position of exec VP, worldwide marketing, of Artisan Pictures. Jones will manage day-to-day operations of Artisan's theatrical marketing…
MGM doffed its cap to James Bond Tuesday as "The World Is Not Enough" ushered in the Lion's second consecutive profitable quarter since new management came on board last spring.
Bob Crestani, chairman and CEO of Inter-Content Group, a content creator for the Web and cable networks, has joined the board of directors of ICast, the Netcasting venture from Web site developer…
Final details of the 50th Berlin Intl. Film Festival have been unveiled, with many stars set to grace the fest's golden edition, which runs Feb. 9-20.
Alicia Gordon has come aboard the William Morris Agency ship as veep of the West Coast literary division. Gordon will report to Dave Wirtschafter, worldwide head of WMA's motion picture department.
Disney's Go.com has acquired a 10% stake in Nepliance Inc. as part of a deal that makes the portal's stable of popular Web sites the exclusive provider of news, entertainment, sports and family…
When the marketing gurus at Artisan Entertainment deployed a Web site to build pre-release interest in last summer's "The Blair Witch Project," they did more than create a box office smash. They…
The 2000 Brussels Intl. Film Festival has closed with Spanish pic "Solas" (Alone) picking up the $85,000 Golden Iris award for best European film. The pic is directed by first-time helmer Benito…
Michael Clarke Duncan has been named ShoWest 2000 male star of tomorrow for his turn as supernaturally gifted death-row inmate John Coffey in "The Green Mile."
Showtime has canceled the Barry Levinson and Tom Fontana-produced series "The Hoop Life" after 22 episodes.
Dave Beanes has been named vice president of production service for Universal Studios Operations Group with overall responsibility for the departments that support production on the lot.
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