In a surprising turn, Universal Studios chief financial officer Bruce Hack is expected to be tapped vice chairman of Universal Music Group, which, after its acquisition of Polygram closes, will be…
With dark skies and summer rains casting a pall over the 33rd Karlovy Vary Intl. Film Festival, few competition films exciting the jury and a dearth of celebrities -- after the exit of first weekend…
Cameron Diaz has joined the cast of Propaganda Films' dark comedy "Being John Malkovich."
Adding to their screenwriting Oscar kudos, Matt Damon and Ben Affleck Thursday won the Humanitas Prize in the feature film category for Miramax's "Good Will Hunting."
"Truth or Dare" is the working title of an out-there TV project quietly being shopped around town to syndie and cable distribs by Mad Guy Television, an offshoot of Madonna's Maverick Entertainment.
BMG Entertainment stateside chief Strauss Zelnick is in final negotiations to become CEO of the conglom's worldwide operation.
Although CBS has signed Craig Kilborn to replace Tom Snyder on its "Late Show," Comedy Central president Doug Herzog said he may hold Kilborn to his contract and keep him as host of "The Daily Show"…
Iris Burnett, who, as senior VP of corporate communications, public affairs and government relations for USA Networks, helped make Kay Koplovitz the spokeswoman for the entire cable industry over the…
The hits just kept coming for director Francis Coppola, who won a staggering $60 million in punitive damages Thursday in his lawsuit against Warner Bros. over the ill-fated "Pinocchio" project.
Producer Scott Rudin has won the battle for "Battle Creek," executing a preemptive mid-six figure purchase of a Scott Lasser novel about four players on a minor league baseball team.
Winona Ryder is in final negotiations to star in New Line Cinema's psychological thriller "Lost Souls," the helming debut of cinematographer Janusz Kaminski.