Black filmmakers in South Africa have come together to form an association aimed at wresting control of the industry from their white counterparts.
Aurora Prods. has picked up the comedy spec "Grillhouse Wall" from Canadian scribe Tim Ware and writer-comedian Sean Cullen.
Moonstone Entertainment, the company behind Robert Altman's "Cookie's Fortune" and Alan Rudolph's "Afterglow," is moving into the television biz.
Rupert Murdoch's Star TV has scored a news coup. For two months the Indian police have failed to ferret out Dara Singh, a fugitive accused in the slayings of Australian missionary Graham Stuart…
Producer Robert Schwartz has optioned the darkly comic spec "47 Dead Bodies" for his Wardenclyffe Entertainment.
A bitter seven-week strike by technicians at the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. ended Saturday with the union voting by an overwhelming majority to accept management's latest offer.
THE OTHER DAY, A PRODUCER friend of mine told me about an especially abrasive encounter he’d had with an agent. “Here was this kid in Calvin Klein black who made me wait for half an hour, then kept…
Adding a new dimension to the 4-year-old percentery, Endeavor has hired marketing exec and sports agent Lon Rosen as an agent.
Willem Dafoe has pacted to star in "Shadow of the Vampire" and then segues to China for "Pavilion of Women."
Kenneth R. Graffeo has just been tapped senior veep of marketing at Universal Studios Home Video.