Saudi Arabia's Prince Al Waleed bin Talal said Monday he has raised his stake in Planet Hollywood Intl. Inc., the restaurant chain promoted and partly owned by such stars as Sylvester Stallone and…
Nwave Pictures, a Brussels-based production company specializing in large-format and themed entertainment films, has formed a partnership with Iwerks Entertainment to produce and distribute a…
The Quebec government has introduced a refundable tax credit for non-Canadian film and television productions in a bid to attract more foreign producers to the province. The new program was announced…
Anthony Zummo has been promoted to VP of legal affairs at Universal Pictures, where he’ll be responsible for managing and supervising the feature film division’s legal staff while handling day-to-day…
Shareholders of Iwerks Entertainment Inc. this week rejected the company's proposed merger with Show-scan Entertainment Inc., in a vote announced at Iwerks' annual meeting.
Indie distributor Strand releasing has acquired North American rights to two French-language films, the musical "Jeanne et le garcon formidable" and "Dry Cleaning."
Bill Lawrence, the 29-year-old co-creator and executive producer of ABC's sophomore series "Spin City," has inked an exclusive three-year deal with ABC worth more than $10 million.
Production company Si Television has tapped former Le Studio Canal Plus exec Gilbert Dumontet as chief operating officer to spearhead its expansion into feature films and the international TV…
Australian actor Marcus Graham has been cast as the lead in the USA Network drama series "Sins of the City," which begins lensing in Miami next week.
Radio personality and bestselling scribe Dr. Laura Schlessinger is in talks with CBS' Eyemark Entertainment to develop a syndie strip patterned after her top-rated radio call-in show, according to…
Having broken most box office records, multi-Oscar-winner "Titanic" is now on the verge of setting a new standard for instrumental soundtracks. A pair of Oscar wins for best song and best dramatic…