Sony Pictures Entertainment's overseas distribution arm, Columbia TriStar Film Distributors Intl., has opened the doors to establishing joint ventures with prominent Scandinavian film distribution…
While Denzel Washington is in New York starring for Spike Lee in "He Got Game," the Oscar-winning thesp is being courted for two high-profile pics.
West Coast Singers — Chorus of the Lesbian/Gay Community of Los Angeles is holding open auditions Aug. 2-3. Group includes homosexual, heterosexual and bisexual members, and also is looking for…
Time Warner Inc. confirmed Friday the sale of its legal publishing business American Lawyer Media LP to an investment group led by Wasserstein Perella for a price believed to be close to $70 million.
Renee Missel, producer of such films as "Resurrection" and "Nell," has been appointed artistic director of the Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival, it was announced Friday.
Arete Image Software has named Stanton Rutledge prexy and CEO. Rutledge joins the f/x outfit from CST Entertainment. * * * TN Media has bumped Larry Blasius to senior VP and director of the national…
Alliance and Le Monde begin production this week in Toronto on "Airborne," an action thriller starring Steve Guttenberg, Sean Bean, Colm Feore, Kim Coates and Torri Higgenson.
Japan's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that copyright protection for Popeye is no longer valid, arguing the 50-year term of the protection had expired.
Trimark Pictures is expected to announce today that it has retained investment bankers Societe Generale Bannon to advise the company on strategic alliances or a possible sale.
Jane Seymour, TV's frontier physician, will spend the summer shipwrecked on a not-so-deserted tropical island, as principal photography starts today in Puerto Rico on "The New Swiss Family Robinson,"…
Barry Diller's HSN Inc. finalized a deal to acquire 49.6% of Ticketmaster as the $215 million stock swap deal officially closed late Thursday. Diller assumed billionaire Paul Allen's stake in the…