Granada Entertainment USA has tapped two veteran telefilm producers, Jon Cowan and Robert Rovner, to spearhead the company's push into TV movie and miniseries production.
In a move to help displaced workers seg into industry jobs, Gov. Pete Wilson has authorized a $1 million grant to the Verdugo Entertainment Industry Project. The grant comes from federal Job Training…
Judges for the Intl. Documentary Assn. have nominated 25 documentaries ranging from feature-length films to short subjects for the IDA's 1997 Distinguished Achievement Awards. Five awards will be…
Trimark Holdings Inc. reported Monday a net loss for the year of $3.5 million (84¢ per share), compared with a net loss of $7.8 million ($1.83 per share) for the prior fiscal year.
Regina King has been cast opposite Will Smith in Jerry Bruckheimer Prods. and Touchstone Pictures' political thriller "Enemy of the State."
The premiere outing for the Hollywood Film Festival will showcase 40 films, including 19 in the feature competition for the Film Discovery Awards. Additionally, there will be prizes for shorts and…
Bob Boden has been tabbed as VP of development and production for FX Networks, overseeing the cabler's development and production of original programming.
European top independent production company Endemol Entertainment is in late-stage negotiations in at least five Latin American territories for the sale of classic formats such as the "Soundmixshow,"…
Despite a proliferation of falling-meteor films like "Armageddon" and "Deep Impact," Mike Myers has committed to star in the only one set in Ireland.
Eugenio Quaglia, a veteran RAI exec who most recently held the position of vice director of administration and finance, has been appointed president of the Italo pubcaster's international sales…
Peter O'Brian, the Canadian producer of award-winning films "The Grey Fox" and "My American Cousin," has joined forces with Noble House Communications Inc. with the aim of building it into a new…