IFA Talent Agency has hired literary agent Judd Landon to head the agency’s jump into the literary arena. Landon joins IFA on Sept. 1, after five years with the William Morris Agency, where he was an…
Insect docu "Microcosmos," British drama "Mrs. Brown," the refurbished version of "Vertigo," Kiwi film "Topless Women Talk About Their Lives" and the Mohammed Ali docu "When We Were Kings" were the…
The Santa Barbara Intl. Film Festival will launch its first Kids Film Festival on Oct. 3-5 as a "festival for the children, by the children."
Sibling thesps Summer and Rain Phoenix have joined the ensemble cast of Muse Prods.' indie pic "I Woke Up Early the Day I Died."
Industry insiders have been chortling that Walt Disney Studios can expect another round of Southern Baptist hospitality for some of the language in the Hollywood Pictures release "G.I. Jane," which…
Rogers Communications Inc., Canada's biggest cable television company, shaved its losses in the second quarter, but it's hardly out of the financial woods yet.
Fax machines were working overtime this past week as copies of an Aug. 3 Sunday London Times profile of the William Morris Agency's Arnold Rifkin (complete with full-page photo) was the talk of the…
MGM has named Dan Taylor to the newly created position of executive VP for corporate finance. He'll be responsible for the development and implementation of financial growth strategies for the…
The Oscar-winning cinematographer of "The English Patient," John Seale, received another accolade last week at the sixth Brisbane Intl. Film Festival.
Satcaster Primestar on Wednesday announced its senior management team to run the company pending its restructuring as publicly traded Primestar Inc.
Tele-Communications Inc. began to show early signs of a turnaround in the second quarter, on Friday reporting a 16% increase in cash flow to $706 million on 7% higher revenue of $1.6 billion.