The New Yorker got shut out, Vanity Fair took the big-circulation award for general excellence and Harper's Lewis Lapham was so "grateful" for winning the fiction prize that he thanked "the Academy."
MediaOne Group, the cabler that Comcast and AT&T both want to acquire, said Wednesday that its first-quarter net loss narrowed to $111 million, compared with $222 million in the year-earlier period.
After tackling nuclear terrorism, global destruction and emergency medical procedures, director Mimi Leder may turn her attention to "The Glory of Love," a comedy written by her brother Reuben Leder.
Will Brooklyn become the new Burbank? That's an idea many Gothamites are pondering now that talks of transforming the industrial wasteland known as the Brooklyn Navy Yards into 12 state of the art…
Founding president Tony Cianciotta has resigned from his position at Vancouver-based film distrib Red Sky Entertainment and the company's chief financial officer, Mike Smallwood, has been upped to…
After a nasty spat with their parent union, the 2,700 members of United Scenic Artists Local 829 have abandoned the Intl. Brotherhood of Painters & Allied Trades.
Women's cable web Lifetime announced two new original primetime series Wednesday: "How Could It Happen" (working title) hosted by Melissa Etheridge, and "The Ruby Wax Show," starring British talkshow…
Kerry Packer almost certainly will have to dig deeper into his corporate coffers if he wants to control Hoyts Cinemas after an independent report commissioned by Hoyts branded the takeover offer as…
Obba Babatunde, Hill Harper, Phylicia Rashad, Billy Dee Williams, Marla Gibbs, Talia Shire and Rae Dawn Chong have been cast in Shoreline Entertainment and DaWa Movies' family drama "The Visit,"…
German film distribution and production veteran Senator Film has signed an exclusive development and output deal with TFC Trick, an animation studio based in Hamburg.