Contract ratification ballots sent to SAG and AFTRA members in the last few days include for the first time a report urging a "no" vote on the proposed new contract with producers.
Leo lunacy rages on. In the latest twist to the "American Psycho" saga for Lions Gate Films, controversial director Oliver Stone is having informal talks to take the helm of the even more…
Bringing another aspect of her recording career inhouse, Celine Dion and husband/manager Rene Angelil have bowed CDA Prods., an international concert production outfit that will be involved in the…
Greg Boone, a 19-year veteran of Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and its predecessor companies, has been upped to exec VP and associate general counsel for SPE's television businesses.
Satcaster DirecTV has inked a deal with multimedia publisher Ziff-Davis to carry its fledgling computer-oriented cable channel ZDTV, which bowed last month.
John Travolta has filed a $5 million lawsuit against Silverado Films Inc. and Capital Funding Group Inc. for running two ads in USA Today in April that falsely claimed the actor was connected with a…
New Line Television has inked a deal with cabler Speedvision to develop a weekly syndie series about auto racing and other motor sports for fall 1999.
When Rupert Murdoch speaks on the topic of "Investments in the Information Society" Sunday at the Media Forum NRW confab in Cologne, industryites will be on the edge of their seats: Will he or won't…
Landing his first starring role in a major studio feature, Michael Vartan has been tapped to co-star opposite Drew Barrymore in Fox 2000's "Never Been Kissed."
In a restructuring of affiliate relations, the WB television network has upped Hal Protter to senior VP, head of affiliate relations, and named Jenny Sanders manager of affiliate relations.
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Weekend:$22.2M Disney
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Weekend:$15.7M Paramount Pictures
If I Stay
If I Stay3Weekend:$11.6M Warner Brothers / New Line