CBS will step up its Internet presence with a 24-hour online news service, CBSnow, which will launch in January with 110 broadcast affiliates signed on to provide local content.
Nancy Berglass will join the Sundance Institute as director of planning and advancement. She will oversee the institute's development efforts, concentrating on financial development and long-term…
Summit Entertainment has acquired international rights to the Bruce Willis starrer "Breakfast of Champions," slated to commence lensing in February.
Encore Media Group has expanded its agreement with Miramax to include a commitment to take all Miramax label titles on an exclusive basis, boosting the overall number of firstrun titles airing on…
The war between south-of-the-border soapmeisters has entered a new era.
Touchstone Pictures has acquired "Exactly 3:30," an original pitch by screenwriting duo Josann McGibbon and Sarah Parriott, for actress Sandra Bullock and producers Midge Sanford and Sarah Pillsbury…
Journalist-turned-screenwriter Stephen Schiff ("Lolita") has inked a pair of development deals that will turn his attention from nymphets to rock music, organized crime and artificial intelligence.
Club 100 of the Music Center will be hosting its 16th Annual Distinguished Artists Awards on Nov. 3 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
Verity Records has set a half-dozen exec appointments, naming Joseph Burney A&R manager, tapping Carla Williams marketing director, slotting B. Jeffrey Grant-Clark national director of radio promos…
Hungary is drafting a new film law containing provisions that will dramatically increase taxes for distributors of U.S. theatrical and video titles and possibly shrink Hungary's cinema industry…
The 12th annual Fort Lauderdale Intl. Film Festival unspools Oct. 27- Nov. 16, with more than 100 independent features from 30 countries, including the U.S., Brazil, China, Israel, Australia and…