Columbia Pictures has begun production on "Final Fantasy -- The Movie" with a bevy of talent attached to lend their voices to the first computer-generated animated pic with photo-real characters.
"Eyes Wide Shut's" steamy foreign preem in Japan, good-to-great bows by "Wild Wild West" in 13 territories, and "Austin Powers' " fab launch in the U.K. sparked cinemas last weekend.
"Kids in the Hall" alum Scott Thompson is launching his next comic project, "ScottLand," as a 26-episode series over the Internet.
In a multimillion dollar marketing initiative, Fox Kids will launch a unified brand identity for its 50 Fox Kids Networks around the globe.
Hollywood is beginning to embrace the Internet and emerging high-speed broadband services as the means of distributing its content in the 21st century. But studio execs are still unsure how to use it.
Pat Pattison has been tapped VP of licensing and promotion at entertainment gift manufacturer Applause. Pattison will help translate film, TV and music projects into Applause retail gift lines. He…
Just as Time Warner prexy Richard Parsons appears to be getting an expanded film role at the company -- with new chairman/CEO Barry Meyer reporting to him -- insiders expect Parsons will also inherit…
Pearson is continuing its upward march under chief exec Marjorie Scardino, announcing a 14.5% rise in operating profits for the first half of the year, ahead of predictions.
It's called Talk, and with a debut issue revealing Hillary Rodham Clinton's long-sought thoughts about her husband's womanizing, the new magazine is living up to its name by topping newscasts around…
Australia's feevee operators have released AC Nielsen audience research figures showing the medium has captured an overall 7.3% viewership.