Scott Bakula, who currently appears in DreamWorks' "American Beauty," has been tapped to star in the indie pic "Above Suspicion," alongside Annabella Sciorra and George Dzundza.
Former ICM agent Ben Press has joined the Paradigm Agency as an agent in the motion picture talent department. Press left ICM, where he had spent seven years, in late 1998 and since then has worked…
Computer companies and the consumer electronics industries are accusing Hollywood of trying to block home recording in the digital age, just as they attempted to derail the introduction of the VCR…
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French Culture Minister Catherine Trautmann has said that she believes the European Union is going into next month's round of international trade talks in Seattle better prepared than ever to keep…
Italy's Cecchi Gori Group -- which includes film production, distribution and exhibition, two terrestrial TV channels, a minority stake in digital platform Stream and soccer club Fiorentina -- will…
The White House has "serious concerns" with a bill approved by the House this week that would make it easier for famous people to stop so-called cybersquatters from using their famous names to lure…
United Cinemas Intl. (UCI) will open Brazil's largest multiplex Thursday. The 18-screen plex in Rio de Janeiro features 4,600 seats and cost around $14 million.
Ian Duffell, former prexy/CEO of Virgin Entertainment, the parent of Virgin Mega-Stores, has launched New Media Network, an outfit charged with offering digitally downloadable music through a variety…
The former European Union commissioner for Industry and Communications Martin Bangemann has been taken to court by the 15 EU member states for having accepted a job with Spanish telco Telefonica…
Director Peter Hyams is in final negotiations to helm "The Core" for Paramount Pictures -- one of several projects in the vein of "Journey to the Center of the Earth" in development around town.
After a long and tortuous journey that included the bankruptcy of its high-flying producer, the musical "Ragtime" is throwing in the towel on Broadway.