Miramax Films senior vice president of production Bobby Cohen is leaving the company to hang out his shingle, which will have a long-term production deal with the studio.
Brazilian distribution veteran Marco Aurelio Marcondes has announced the creation of a distrib with leading producer Luiz Carlos Barreto, plus exhib Art Films and distrib Top Tape.
A deal is quickly being put together for George Hearn to star opposite Carol Burnett in a Broadway run of "Putting It Together," a revue of Stephen Sondheim tunes.
On the day that TCI's board decided to sell the company to AT&T, Tele-Communications Inc. president Leo Hindery was granted stock now worth $70 million, TCI revealed in a filing with the Securities…
Longtime William Morris agent Amy Schiffman has resurfaced as a manager, launching the boutique L.A.-based firm Amy Schiffman Literary Management and repping a list of journalists and screenwriters.
Shawn Hatosy (“In & Out”) will star opposite Freddie Prinze Jr. and Julia Stiles in the Kris Isaacson-helmed romantic drama “Down to You” for Miramax Films. Hatosy will play a frat-guy party animal…
A federal judge has ordered the Screen Actors Guild's New York branch to proceed with a runoff election that had been postponed pending a Department of Labor investigation.
ABC's "Sports Night" and the WB's "Felicity" have been picked up for next season, meaning that all three of the series created by Imagine Television this season have been renewed.
Multifaceted entertainment company Nelvana reported Tuesday a record increase of 75% in net earnings for the year, as well as a fourth-quarter jump of 34%.
Robyn Astaire, widow of dance great Fred Astaire, appeared before the California Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday to advocate passage of a bill that would make it easier for heirs to stop…
Moving forward with the fifth in the series, Universal has inked a deal with "Child's Play" creator Don Mancini to write and direct the next installment of the profitable horror franchise…