Innovative film and theater director Robert Lepage begins principal photography on "No," his third theatrical feature, this week.
The Directors Guild of America has adopted a policy aimed at establishing a finite 12-hour workday, based on a recently completed report by the DGA Safety Committee.
While "My Best Friend's Wedding," "Contact," "The Full Monty" and several other U.S. hits continued to reap tidy sums overseas last weekend, Hollywood had to take a back seat to homegrown releases in…
The Writers Guild of America West has negotiated its first collective bargaining agreement covering animation, WGA officials announced Monday.
Supermodel Rachel Hunter is set to star in Filmwave Pictures' "Isn't It Romantic?" for helmer Rick Rosenthal, the company announced Monday.
Universal Music Group has elevated Bob Bernstein to senior veep of public relations. The nod recognizes the communications exec's two years of cohesive public relations programs for the group and its…
Warner Bros., looking to capitalize on Casper Van Dien's rising star status from Sony's upcoming "Starship Troopers," has snagged the U.S. and Canadian rights to Village Roadshow's "Tarzan Jungle…
Universal Studios Inc. is turning over the keys to its television division to Barry Diller.
The federal government has launched another salvo in the Web browser wars. At a press conference Monday in Washington, Attorney General Janet Reno said Microsoft's practice of demanding that computer…
Actor-director Leonardo Pieraccioni, whose 1996 feature "The Cyclone" grossed $44 million to become the highest earner in Italian B.O. history, has continued breaking records with his followup…
Leveraged buyout giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts is already looking over United Artists Theater Circuit after confirming Monday it had agreed to buy Norman Lear's Act III Theaters for $665 million in…