John Bard Manulis, longtime head of filmed entertainment at Samuel Goldwyn Films, is ankling the company to set up his own banner, Foundation Entertainment. Goldwyn will retain a relationship with…
The 1973 documentary "Wattstax" will serve as the curtain raiser for the third Hollywood Film Festival on Aug. 4 at the John Anson Ford Amphitheater. An exploration of urban black America in the…
New British pics form a major component of the lineup for the 53rd Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival, announced today. Bookended by two Cannes hits, Lynne Ramsay's Glasgow-set coming-of-age pic…
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Albert Brooks and Leelee Sobieski have inked to star in the Christine Lahti-helmed comedy "My First Mister" for Film Roman.
Marna Grantham has been upped to senior veep of marketing at UPN.
Helmer Arthur Allan Seidelman is set to direct Richard Crenna in "By Dawn's Early Light" for Showtime Networks. Written by Jacqueline Leather and David Seidler and produced by Dan Paulson, the film…
Financial news cabler CNBC on Tuesday named Douglas E. McMahon senior VP for marketing and research.
Granada Group has agreed to pay £22 million ($34 million) for a 9.9% stake in the Liverpool soccer club, one of the biggest names in English sport. Granada, which is a leading player in the ITV…
On the eve of a key House vote on federal funding for pubcasters, some Republicans said they are livid over a report that WGBH in Boston traded mailing lists with the Democratic National Committee.
Laurie Fortier (“To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday”) will join the cast of Morgan Creek’s “In Crowd” for director Mary Lambert. Lori Huering and Susan Ward also appear in the pic about a menacing…
CBS has tapped longtime Warner Bros. Television promo exec David Stapf to serve as senior veepee of current programming. Stapf will oversee all primetime comedy, drama and reality skeins at the Eye…