Justin Albert has been tapped as prexy of Mandalay Media Arts, the two-year-old indie pic and TV production company co-formed by co-chairman Peter Guber.
The Slamdance Film Festival will spread its wings and descend upon the south of France May 17 and 18 with Slamdance in Cannes. A selection of 16 features and shorts from the fest's most recent…
Shane West and Marla Sokoloff will star in Phoenix Pictures and Sony's "I'll Be You." The pic continues the current trend of adapting classics, in this case "Cyrano de Bergerac," for teen thesps and…
Showcase Entertainment will handle worldwide distribution of Iren Koster's "Dead End," the second indie film in recent months to get picked up, following a screening at the Directors Guild of…
HBO Asia has elevated managing director Daniel Murrell to president and CEO, effective immediately.
The L.A. premieres of "Jolson: the Musical," and new revivals of "South Pacific" and "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" are among the highlights of the Pasadena Civic Auditorium's season…
BBC news chief Tony Hall has been forced into hiding under police guard after receiving death threats.
In a move welcomed by Hollywood studios, a federal court on Tuesday deemed unconstitutional a provision in a 20-year-old Pennsylvania law limiting the duration of exclusive theatrical bookings to six…
President Clinton said Thursday that he plans to invite "some high-level folks from the entertainment industry" to the White House in effort to put together a "national campaign" to combat violence…
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has named retail sales director Steve Johnston as managing director, effective immediately.
Viacom Prods. signed on to produce the new Tom Fontana and Barry Levinson series "The Beat," which has received a 13-episode midseason order from UPN.