Paul Prokop, a senior vice president at New Line Cinema, has been promoted to exec VP of production finance for New Line's film and television units as well as for Fine Line Features.
Peter Levin, in charge of high technology and Internet investments for Michael Ovitz, said Thursday that he has landed an Arena Football League expansion team in Chicago.
Trimark Pictures has tapped former MGM publicity VP Tracy Lorie director of publicity and promotions.
It's only natural for Canada to covet U.S. production jobs, but it's not fair to lure them away with "blockbuster" tax rebates, Rep. Howard Berman (D - Calif.) wrote in a letter to the Canadian…
Producer Gale Anne Hurd hopes to break the code of silence surrounding a group of Navajo Indians and their contribution to the U.S. military during World War II.
Unapix Entertainment said Thursday it has received a $40 million investment from GE Capital, a shot in the arm the producer and distributor of pics, television programming and homevids said it will…
The U.K.'s first true video-on-demand service will be launched in October, using British Telecom's national phone network.
Nonprofit theater producer Rattlestick Prods. is partnering with commercial producer Daryl Roth to co-produce "Vick's Boy" Off Broadway.
The ascension of Barry Meyer to the top corporate post in charge of film and TV at Warner Bros. is now regarded as a fait accompli on the Warner Bros. lot. And while the quiet, well-liked Meyer is…
Barry Diller said Thursday he would "beg, borrow or steal any cable network" he could find, even as his own top-rated USA net helped boost quarterly revenue and trim losses at parent company USA…