Lobbyists for the film, TV and music industry will take their roadshow to Strasbourg this week, hoping to persuade the European Parliament to tighten EU legislation on copyright. They hope to ensure…
Sally DeSipio has been named vice president of development for the Littlefield company, the production shop set up by recently departed NBC Entertainment president Warren Littlefield.
CIC Video, the international homevideo distribution co-venture between Universal and Paramount, appears headed for divorce.
Oscar is wearing combat fatigues. And a codpiece. Three World War II pics and a pair of Elizabethan titles are up for best film in the 71st annual Academy Awards, paced by the 13 nominations for…
Recently departed Fox Entertainment prexy Peter Roth is expected to replace Tony Jonas as president of Warner Bros. TV as early as today, signaling a push by the studio to funnel more shows to its…
Pedro Almodovar's El Deseo will co-produce Guillermo Del Toro's upcoming "El Espinazo del Diablo" (The Devil's Backbone) with the Tequila Gang.
Steve Martin will be a presenter at the Academy Awards. This will be the seventh time Martin has appeared on an Oscar telecast. In 1977, Martin was nominated in the live-action short category for…
Stanley Donen, whose career as a director, producer and choreographer spans five decades, will be honored next month as Filmmaker of the Year by American Cinema Editors.
Astral Communications and Groupe Covitec announced Monday that Astral's AstralTech technical services unit will merge with Groupe Covitec to create the largest technical-services company in Canada.
This year's Gothenburg Film Festival lacked the action-packed intensity of previous years, although it did pick up some steam in the second half. Of some concern was the generally unremarkable…