Dennis Davidson's DDA recently slashed its staff, but DDA MediaTek, the 2-year-old corporate consulting and media relations affiliate specializing in new technology, is expanding while allying itself…
Jane Horrocks ("Little Voice"), Catherine McCormack and Ian Hart are set to star in "Born Romantic," the second feature by writer-director David Kane.
Finally some good news for less-than-critically-praised pics such as "Body Shots," "Baby Geniuses" and "Lake Placid": They're among the 244 releases in 1999 deemed eligible for the best picture Oscar.
Several weeks after German cable gatekeeper Deutsche Telekom announced a short list of U.S. players vying for four of its nine regional cable systems, Deutsche Bank is said to be considering…
Veteran production executive Ron Lynch has joined Universal Pictures as exec VP, production -- a move that has been expected for the past two months.
Hollywood-themed gaming Web site Iwin.com has secured $25 million in second-round financing -- a move that comes on the heels of the company's recruitment of E! Entertainment's Julie Fields and CNET…
In what may be the biggest rewrite deal of the new year, Columbia Pictures has plunked down $1.3 million for prolific scribe Scott Rosenberg to rewrite ... himself.
Christine Fugate's 1999 Slamdance Film Fest docu, "The Girl Next Door," has found a domestic distributor in indie shingle Intercon Pictures.
Telefonica Media has made its first splash into Latin American cinema just days after its parent, Spain's Telefonica, announced the acquisition of two Argentine broadcasters for the new division.
Kevin Spacey will receive this year's Piper-Heidsieck Tribute to Independent Vision at the Sundance Film Festival.
Playboy.com Inc. -- the Internet operating group of Playboy Enterprises -- said Monday it has filed for an initial public offering of its common stock with the Securities and Exchange Commission.