"The Mystery of Irma Vep" is being revived for a commercial Off Broadway run. The play, a sendup of Grand Guignol melodrama and various horror and suspense pix, was written by the late Charles…
Less than three months after officially opening its doors, Fox Studios Australia has initiated its first Australian film, a black comedy called "Soft Fruit."
Jacor Communications extended the expansion of radio consolidators into new media Thursday by joining in a $30 million investment in the infomercial firm responsible for turning self-improvement…
Endemol Entertainment has moved to strengthen its new distribution arm with the appointment of Hedy van Bochove as executive vice president of acquisitions and development.
Aussie-born Hollywood director Simon Wincer ("The Phantom") has inked to helm a miniseries remake of United Artists' classic "On the Beach," for Oz major Southern Star Entertainment, America's…
Ving Rhames, who co-stars in Universal's current "Out of Sight," continues to vie for the title of hardest working man in show business, adding two more upcoming pics.
Veteran international sales agent Larry Meyers has joined forces with Seagal Nasso Prods.
The new owners of Coscient Group have shaken up the executive ranks of the Montreal-based company. Coscient chairman and CEO Yves Moquin has stepped down after five years with the company and has…
Marking its first exec appointments since beginning a multiyear deal with 20th Century Fox, New Regency Prods. has hired Peter Cramer as senior veepee of production and promoted Alexandra Milchan to…
After years of focusing its original programming strategy on movies, TNT will create a department for original series development and greatly expand its series production ambitions.
Miramax Films has signed a three-picture deal with Spanish writer/director Juan Carlos Fresnadillo and his producing partner Miguel Toledo.