The reinvention of Monica Lewinsky hit British TV last Thursday, when Channel 4's one-hour interview drew an average of 3 million viewers, a 15% share -- less than spectacular, given that C4 averages…
The Directors Guild on Saturday night honored Steven Spielberg for his work on "Saving Private Ryan," Michael Cristofer for the telepic "Gia" and Paris Barclay for the "NYPD Blue" seg in which Jimmy…
Jim Orr has been upped to vice president in the Eastern division for Paramount Pictures' domestic distribution arm.
New Line Cinema has pacted with director Peter Chan on an English-language remake of his Hong Kong comedy "He's a Woman, She's a Man."
In a scene that could have come out of one of Elia Kazan's emotion-charged movies, AMPAS president Karl Malden's appeal to the Board of Governors on Jan. 7 to grant his old friend and director an…
BBC World has commissioned Indian production companies to produce programming for its channel in India. India is the biggest market for BBC World outside Europe, and the net is making strong efforts…
With great exuberance and obvious surprise, Roberto Benigni, the irrepressible force both behind and in front of the camera in "Life Is Beautiful," won the best actor award Sunday at the fifth annual…
Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Italy's top film producer and distributor, announced over the weekend that he will acquire a 16% stake in Italy's beleaguered digital pay TV company Stream, currently controlled…
"Party of Five" staff writer Julia Dahl is switching gears and coasts, taking her newest play, "Wonderland," to Off Broadway at the American Place Theater.
Norman Jewison remembers exactly where he was when it happened. But then, it's not the kind of thing you easily forget.
Intertainment AG has signed a $125 million deal with Franchise Pictures for exclusive Euro marketing rights for future U.S. pics.