Nickelodeon has inked a multiyear licensing agreement with Mattel Inc., giving the toy giant rights to all Nick motion picture and children's television programming properties and any future global…
As Wolfgang Petersen hurries to complete the Warner Bros. film "The Perfect Storm" for June 30 release, he has jumped into a deal he feels is a perfect opportunity to emerge as an event film producer…
Jonathan Silverman has signed on for one of the leads in Artisan’s “Made.” Written, directed and starring Jon Favreau (“Swingers”), the film also stars Vince Vaughn, Famke Janssen and Sean “Puffy”…
And just wait until Rosie gets in the hot seat. ABC's celebrity "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" appears to have set a new ratings record with Tuesday's telecast, although reliable national data from…
Lisa Licht has been named senior VP of marketing for Twentieth Century Fox Licensing and Merchandising.
The New Yorker took top honors at the National Magazine Awards Wednesday, receiving prizes for general excellence, fiction and public interest in the 400,000-1 million circulation range.
During the last full week before the May ratings sweep period kicked in, the first sign that there may be a chink in the armor of stalwart off-net performer "Seinfeld" appeared.
German director Tom Tykwer ("Run Lola Run") will direct "Heaven," a Miramax co-production with Germany's X-Filme from a screenplay co-written by the late Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieslowski. Cate…
The 27th Annual Gen Art Fest closed Tuesday night with Hilary Bermingham's "What Happened to Tully" nabbing the Cataland/Calypso Audience Award and Matthew Huffman's "Playing Mona Lisa" winning the…
Indie producer Stephanie Zessos and documentarian Conor McCourt have optioned the New York Times bestseller "A Monk Swimming," the memoir from Malachy McCourt, Conor's father.
In celebration of its 25th birthday this year, the Toronto Intl. Film Festival is organizing a series of special activities and retrospectives.