When veteran film producer-director Irwin Winkler helped to create the television series "The Net" for USA Network from his film of the same name, he was astonished to learn that he wasn't really the…
Hoping to get a head start on the fall sked shuffle, CBS will begin reshaping its Tuesday and Wednesday lineups later this month.
Collaring his first starring role in a major studio feature since leaving "NYPD Blue," Jimmy Smits is near a deal to join Kim Basinger in Paramount's supernatural thriller "Bless the Child."
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Carl Rosendahl, chairman of f/x studio Pacific Data Images ("Antz"), has joined the board of directors of Digital Origin, a supplier of digital video production equipment and software.
Producer/director Irwin Winkler, a best-picture Oscar winner for "Rocky" and a nominee in the same category for "Raging Bull," "The Right Stuff" and "Goodfellas," will be given the Outstanding…
Adding considerable beef to the debut slate of his newly established solo banner, KeyFilms, Italian distrib Kermit Smith has announced a handful of prime acquisitions, including two titles from…
It's Howard Stern's "Doomsday" scenario: People in motor homes searching endlessly for family values in post-apocalyptic America.
Slamdunk Films, an offshoot of Park City, Utah's, Slamdunk Film Festival, has set up a first-look deal with Cooper/Hellman Entertainment, the production firm headed by L.A. producer Barry Cooper and…
Miramax has named Lori Sale senior veep of worldwide promotion.
Universal Music Group is on the verge of inking singer Enrique Iglesias to a multi-album recording pact worth nearly $40 million, barring any last minute complications.
NTL has become the first of the British cablers to unveil its digital plans, setting Sept. 1 as the launch date for a platform combining TV, inter-activity, high-speed Internet access and telephony.