Norwegian director Harald Zwart has inked a deal with 20th Century Fox to make his U.S. studio debut with "Disaster Area," which Steve Oedekerk will produce.
For the first time, Warner Bros.' international theatrical distribution division is combining responsibility for Asia and Europe and awarding that key new post to 10-year studio vet Ivan Cheah.
Marvel Entertainment Group has hired Alex Holtz as senior vice president of sales and marketing.
Fed up with being forced to work without a contract since March 31, 1997, more than 300 ABC network employees took a comp day Tuesday and joined their union "brothers and sisters" in a "Solidarity…
Edgar Bronfman Jr., CEO of Universal Studios' parent the Seagram Co., called on the movie industry Tuesday to tier its ticket prices while beseeching the investment community to reassess Seagram's…
Bill Pullman is close to a deal to star in Paramount and Mutual Film Co.'s comedy "Guam Goes to the Moon." He would play a former astronaut who missed out on his one chance to go to the moon.
Morgan Creek has purchased a spec script "The In Between" from first-time scribe Sid Quashie in a deal reportedly in the low six-figures.
Canadian TV producer Telescene Film Group is set to significantly increase its presence in Gotham via a series of deals with New York writer-producers, said Michael Yudin, who heads the…
MGM has named Andrew Bernstein and Suzanne Fritz as exec directors of national publicity.
Author Sidney Sheldon has signed with the William Morris Agency to rep him in film, TV and legit theater.
More Medavoy Management has upped one of its executive assistants, Peter Riche, to the position of talent manager. Riche will work on a varied set of More Medavoy clients that includes Liev…