Samantha Morton has inked for the title role in "Morvern Callar," the second feature by Scottish filmmaker Lynne Ramsay.
John Honeycutt has been promoted to senior vice president, broadcast operations, Fox Cable Networks Group, after serving as vice president, broadcast operations since 1998.
If there was any doubt that Universal expects big things from its "Grinch" pic, it was laid to rest when studio boss Stacey Snider remarked that a No. 1 opening this weekend for the live-action…
BMG Entertainment is opening up its library of musicvids to Web sites, partnering with Internet distribution ventures Akamai and Virage to set up a system for syndicating its extensive catalog to…
The Urbanworld Group, sponsors of Gotham's Urbanworld Film Festival -- the largest film confab devoted to minority fare -- is launching an acquisitions label, Urbanworld Films.
Ian Greenstein has ankled the Broder Kurland Webb Uffner Agency and joined as a partner with Major Clients Agency -- a tenpercentery that is beginning a significant restructuring. That reorganization…
Live event promoter SFX Entertainment has tapped Ed Stacey executive VP and chief financial officer, and Adam Phillips as exec veep of corporate development.
Former "Married ... with Children" star Ed O'Neill has signed on to the upcoming David Milch/Anthony Yerkovich CBS cop drama, which is now on production fast-track for a likely midseason bow.
AtomFilms.com will bow "The Last Real Cowboys," starring Billy Bob Thornton, and the Kathy Bates starrer "Baby Steps," both of which were licensed to the Netco for exclusive online and offline…
French cinemagoers trust their pals' opinions rather than film critics' when deciding which movies to watch, according to a new survey.
Robert Cooper's Landscape Entertainment has acquired Web design shop Spacedog in an effort to boost its inhouse Internet efforts.