State monies for film production are on the rise in Austria. The Austrian Film Institute, the main source for government film funds, will see a 20% increase in its budget next year. Over $10 million…
Sheryl Crow and No Doubt have been tapped to perform at the fifth annual Race To Erase MS benefit, set for Friday at the Century Plaza Hotel.
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has reopened its investigation of an abandoned film depot in Pico Rivera following the discovery of more than 300 reels of member studio films in the one-time…
Universal Concerts has tapped Angie Diehl Jacobs as veep of marketing. In the newly created post, Jacobs will be responsible for overseeing the company's domestic marketing operations.
The family of Alfred Hitchcock and the USC School of Cinema-Television will honor the director with an endowed chair in the film department.
"Wings" vet Tim Daly is preparing to fly into feature film producing and directing via a newly formed joint venture with independent producer J. Todd Harris to be called Daly-Harris Prods.
Universal Pictures said Tuesday that it has upped Holly Jenkinson to a director of development in its feature division.
In yet another attempt to create synergy between the Internet and television, Sinbad --- newly installed host of Columbia TriStar Television Distribution's latenight syndicated yakker "Vibe" --- soon…
After directing and starring in major national hits three years running, including the record-breaking "The Cyclone" and current smash "Fireworks," Italy's reigning box office champion, Leonardo…
NBC's inhouse production arm NBC Studios is developing a 1998 drama pilot with Keith Hamilton Cobb, who played Noah on ABC's "All My Children." Cobb's TV series work will be exclusive to NBC Studios…
Roger Ailes, chairman and CEO of Fox News, is guaranteed a job through January 2001, as a result of a deal announced Monday by Rupert Murdoch and Fox TV chairman Chase Carey.