Straight out of the University of Iowa writing program, 27-year-old Thisbe Nissen has landed a two-book deal with Knopf for a mid-six-figure sum.
Motion Picture Assn. chairman and CEO Jack Valenti reiterated his support for normalizing trade relations with China, saying the move -- which Congress will debate and vote on in coming months -- is…
After eight months without a president, the American Film Marketing Assn. has named Jean Prewitt as the organization's new prexy. Most recently a principal at Washington-based lobbying and public…
Rupert Murdoch, satellites and a giant automaker were front and center Thursday in speculation, denied by News Corp., that the company has talked about buying General Motors in order to gets its…
Rogers Communications and Shaw Communications, Canada’s two largest cable companies, announced Thursday a series of deals that include an asset swap and a series of Internet alliances that cluster…
With advertisers clamoring for spots during Sunday night's Oscarcast on ABC, prices for a 30-second ad during the big event are averaging between $1 million and $1.5 million, a 30% increase from last…
America Online has agreed to form a wide-ranging marketing alliance with Universal Pictures in AOL's first partnership with a major studio since the online giant announced its plans to merge with…
Imax Corp. has created a division, dubbed Imax Enterprises, to develop businesses tied to its giant-screen operations and to digital technology initiatives.
On the eve of the Oscars, it is healthy to note that despite gaudy B.O. gains of late and a record spate of $100 million-plus grossers in 1999, the flops just keep on coming.
Emmy-winner Craig T. Nelson (“Coach”) will topline the one-hour CBS pilot “The District,” based on the real-life experiences of international crime consultant Jack Maple. Later this month, he’ll be…
The latest work from August Wilson, a unique repertory pairing and last year's Tony winner Warren Leight ("Side Man") highlight the seven new plays in the Center Theater Group's 2000-01 season at the…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Doctor Strange,’ ‘The Crown’ Win Costume Designers Guild Awards
- Spirit Awards Hosts Nick Kroll and John Mulaney on Friendship, Indie Films and Day Drinking
- Final Oscar Predictions as the Season Hits the Home Stretch
- Behind-the-Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)