Vibe magazine has agreed to become the founding sponsor of the Urbanworld Film Festival, a competitive fest designed to showcase black cinema.
ProSieben Media, the first German television group to go public, announced on Monday that it will sell its shares at a rate of between 66 and 72 marks ($38.37 - $41.64).
Richard Schiff, who just finished shooting "Dr. Dolittle" opposite Eddie Murphy, will segue to "Deep Impact" for DreamWorks and Paramount, sources said Monday.
New Line Cinema has upped Julia Kay to manager of business development. Kay will join the biz development team in evaluating and developing new ventures for the studio, and will provide analysis for…
Universal Studios has laid off between 40 and 60 of its employees in its information technical support division.
Michael Douglas and director Andy Davis are in talks to team on Warner Bros.' "Perfect Murder" for producers Arnold and Anne Kopelson, sources said.
Saffron Burrows, one of the ensemble in "Circle of Friends," has inked for Woody Allen's next pic, sources said Monday. The actress, 24, is also in final talks for Mike Figgis' indie project "Short…
Former KTLA senior VP and G.M. Steve Bell is ankling his post as prexy at TCI's Encore Entertainment Group's 11 cable channels to head the West Coast branch of the Museum of Television & Radio as its…
Singer-dancer Katharine Kramer has been added to the list of performers at Loving Lucy '97, the second annual convention of Lucille Ball fans being held July 11-13 at the Burbank Airport Hilton.
The wait just got little shorter for moviegoers anxious to get a peek at Barry Sonnenfeld's sci-fi comedy "Men in Black," which many expect to be the summer blockbuster.
In its second year, the Geffen Playhouse announced Monday that it will bring Frank Langella, Debbie Allen, the avant garde legit troupe Mabou Mines and two West Coast preems to Westwood auds.