Bill Bennett may not have set Hollywood on fire with his Sandra Bullock starrer "Two If by Sea," but he lit up the Australian Film Institute Awards, Oz's highest kudos for film and TV.
Warner Bros. has sparked a storm among studios bidding for the 1,000-title Epic film library, by asserting that its homevid deal with MGM gives it ownership to the video rights on the Epic catalog…
Bill Pullman is attached to star in the action thriller "The September Alternate," which he will produce along with Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase 1 Prods. for Castle Rock and Warner Bros.
Fox Kids Network has named Susan Kiel associate VP, station promotions. Primarily working with the Fox O&Os to boost ratings, revenues and promo ops at local levels, Kiel comes to the post from an…
The parliamentary watchdog committee that oversees Italy's pubcaster has accused RAI of bias in its coverage of recent political issues.
Columbia Pictures has picked up Matthew Chapman's pitch "The Naked Man" for $1 million against $1.8 million as a project for Betty Thomas to direct, sources said Wednesday.
Chase Securities and Bear Stearns have begun selling a $325 million film financing bond issue for DreamWorks Plc, sources said, to finance the company's expected production slate of 16-18 pics over…
Warner Bros. has sunk its teeth into a comedy spec from writing duo Andrew Kurtzman and Elliot Wald about a married couple who adopt a baby and subsequently discover that the child is a vampire…
CNN Intl. and TNT & Cartoon Network will be distributed by TV Time in Taiwan beginning in January.
The Screen Actors Guild has announced the opening of a Puerto Rico office. An inauguration event is scheduled for Monday at the Caribe Hilton Hotel in San Juan.
MTV Films on Monday acquired Rick Famuyiwa's spec script "The Wood" for a low six figures against mid-six figures price.