Despite the fact that most of the TV market execs had packed up their stands and left town, the starry closing awards night commemorating the 40th anni of the Monte Carlo TV Festival hit a high note.
Eric Levin has been named chief financial officer for HBO, succeeding Bill Nelson, who will continue at the cabler in a new capacity.
Having worked on a number of Merchant Ivory films, as well as such Gillian Armstrong pics as "Oscar and Lucinda" and "My Brilliant Career," "Anna and the King" production designer Luciana Arrighi is…
The film office for the city and county of Los Angeles will be absent this week from the Locations 2000 Global Expo in a move that shows the weight carried by the issue of runaway production. “The…
TNT has acquired the exclusive commercial television premiere rights to "Boiler Room"" from New Line Television.
Playwright Coby Goss will receive the American Theater Critics Assn.'s M. Elizabeth Osborn award, which honors an emerging playwright.
Walt Disney Co. execs painted a bright future for the company to assembled stockholders Tuesday, while admitting that earnings will remain weak at Disney Internet portal Go.com for at least six…
Initial Entertainment Group and Jodie Foster's Egg Pictures will team on "The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys," with IEG fully financing the $15 million-$20 million budgeted drama.
Disney has flown in and scooped up the pitch "Flight Plan" from writer Peter Dowling, his producing partner Robert DiNozzi and Imagine Entertainment for a low-six-figure sum.
Figures released by Italy's Federation Against Music Piracy have set alarm bells ringing throughout the national music industry, with annual piracy revenues now totaling $122 million and representing…
Scott Free Prods. has selected Lisa Ellzey as president.