Carmike Cinemas swung to a loss of $9.3 million in the first quarter from a profit of $3.8 million, reflecting both the exhib industry's widespread slump and a one-time early debt repayment charge.
Jake Lloyd, the 10-year-old thesp who stars as Anakin Skywalker (Darth Vader) in the upcoming "Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace," is set to star in William Bindley's father-son action drama…
Obba Babatunde, Hill Harper, Phylicia Rashad, Billy Dee Williams, Marla Gibbs, Talia Shire and Rae Dawn Chong have been cast in Shoreline Entertainment and DaWa Movies' family drama "The Visit,"…
German film distribution and production veteran Senator Film has signed an exclusive development and output deal with TFC Trick, an animation studio based in Hamburg.
The often painstaking cross-examination of Jeffrey Katzenberg caught fire at several junctures Wednesday, including Walt Disney Co. counsel Lou Meisinger's attempts to undercut Katzenberg's…
SFX Entertainment's net loss doubled to $17.6 million in the first quarter, SFX said Wednesday, despite sharply higher revenues flowing from the company's spate of acquisitions in recent months.
NBC has hired Emmy winner Marc Hirschfeld as executive VP of casting, replacing Lori Openden, who is expected to join NBC Studios as head of long-form casting.
Hamdon Entertainment, an L.A.-based distributor of TV movies, has inked an exclusive multi-year deal with Gaslight Pictures, a company with a clutch of projects in the works for the networks and…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer named Universal Pictures president Chris McGurk its new vice chairman and chief operating officer Wednesday, but the appointment came at a hefty price that included MGM's…
It was at a long, serious meeting Tuesday night that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Science's board of governors decided to table a motion to rescind its January decision to combine the…
"Sports Night" is making ABC's early renewal of the ratings-challenged rookie look like a smart move, scoring a surprise slot win April 27, albeit against punchless competition.