Thesp Will Patton has signed on for the lead role in the Prufrock Pictures/Sagg Main Prods. co-production "Desert Saints."
Ted Rubin has joined Warner Bros. as director of labor relations, the studio announced Tuesday.
The commercial transfer of the Roundabout Theater Co.'s Tony-winning revival of "A View From the Bridge" has announced a closing date of Aug. 29, a week earlier than the Sept. 5 date planned. "An…
Claire Forlani has joined Hank Azaria, William H. Macy, Janeane Garofalo, Paul Reubens, Geoffrey Rush and Lena Olin in Universal's "Mystery Men."
Loews Cineplex Entertainment is close to a decision on the sale of 25 Gotham and Chicago theaters, with the final bidders including real estate developers, leveraged buyout firms and a small group of…
DreamWorks has acquired the English-language remake rights to writer-director Francis Veber's French-language comedy hit "Le Diner de Cons."
Rafe Greenlee, a former press secretary for politicians in Texas and North Carolina, has been appointed the Screen Actors Guild's associate director for public affairs.
MegaSystems, a provider of products and services for the large-format film industry, has opened its first MegaTheater.
Robert Rosen, a film and television historian and preservationist, has assumed the deanship of UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television.
German media giant Bertelsmann AG will report flat sales of 22.4 billion marks ($12.5 billion) but a record operating profit of 1.73 billion marks ($963 million) for the 1997-98 business year…