Following a protracted negotiation process, Trimark Pictures has acquired North American rights to the Sundance pic "Songcatcher" for low seven figures.
It was a Santana "Supernatural" soiree all the way. Two years after entering the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, guitarist Carlos Santana snapped up eight Grammy awards Wednesday night -- tying the record…
The chief negotiator for talent agencies formally warned the Screen Actors Guild on Wednesday that it should not back away from a week-old agreement granting expanded powers to agents.
Eager to expand its operations, German kidvid provider RTV announced Wednesday that it has traded 4% of the company to European media giant CLT/Ufa for family fare, signed a co-production deal with…
For recordings released during the eligibility year Oct. 1, 1998, through Sept. 30, 1999. RECORD OF THE YEAR “Smooth” — Santana Featuring Rob Thomas; Matt Serletic, producer; David Thoener…
Sylvester Stallone is set to star in Seven Arts Intl.'s "Morton Orwell" (otherwise known as "Confidence"). Announcement was made to buyers at Wednesday's opening of the American Film Market in Santa…
Producer Matt Serletic and songwriter Itaal Shur recounted the experience of bringing "Smooth" into its Grammy-winning incarnation. Shur had brought the song to Arista Records, where Pete Gambarg…
Renny Harlin has committed to helm Franchise Pictures' untitled auto racing thriller starring Sylvester Stallone.
HBO is prepping to go against several other international movie services in India including Star Movies, TNT, AXN and Hallmark.
David Permut's Permut Presentations has paired with Massimo Graziosi of Spring Intl. to form an international production partnership that will initially provide equity and development funding for two…
Veteran German producer Chris Sievenich is ankling L.A.-based Pacifica Entertainment to head the U.S. office of Kinowelt USA, the new U.S. production arm of Germany's Kinowelt Medien.