Maureen Peyrot, who is exec producing "Detox" with Sylvester Stallone, has been upped to senior VP of production for Imagine Entertainment.
The late Alan Pakula's "To Kill a Mockingbird" and Robert Wise's "West Side Story" will be inducted into the Producers Guild of America's Hall of Fame at the Century Plaza Hotel on Wednesday.
Europe's audiovisual industry orgs have united in an unprecedented coalition to pitch a four-point anti-piracy plan to the European Union.
Miramax's Dimension Films label has acquired worldwide rights to "O," an updated teen version of "Othello," for $4 million plus a $10 million P&A commitment.
Richard Branson's V2 Records has pacted with Push Records, to manufacture, market and promote select Push releases. The joint venture deal creates a Push/V2 imprint that will kick off with the…
Trimark Pictures has acquired all domestic rights to the indie drama "Joe the King," co-winner of the Sundance Film Festival's best screenplay award.
Ben Affleck, an original screenplay Oscar co-winner last year for “Good Will Hunting,” will be a presenter at this year’s Academy Awards. The Oscar telecast will be held on Sunday, March 21, at the…
FROM THE AMERICAN FILM MARKETClifford Werber, Warner Bros.' senior VP of worldwide co-productions and acquisitions, is ankling the studio to become an independent producer.
MEXICO Televisa and TV Azteca will share lucrative broadcast rights to Mexico’s national soccer team for the next three years. The agreement formally settles a dispute that dates to last year over…
Confirming its continuing aggressiveness as a multi-territory buyer, CLT/Ufa Intl., the international film and TV sales arm of the CLT/Ufa Group, has acquired all rights for Germany, Benelux and…
Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Media has hired Debbie Adler Myers as VP of programming and Linda Ong as senior VP of marketing.