Duckworth Publishers, the 100-year-old London literary house, is launching a film development division, Drake Films.
Peter Rainer, film critic for L.A. New Times, has been tapped film critic of New York magazine. Rainer, chairman of the National Society of Film Critics, replaces David Denby, the mag's film critic…
"Felice ... Felice ...," Peter Delpeut's tale of a globetrotting photographer in turn-of-the-century Japan, walked away with a Golden Calf, Holland's version of the Oscar, for best picture at this…
The Supreme Court refused Monday to throw out a plagiarism lawsuit against Andrew Lloyd Webber, and now he must face the music in a claim brought by an unknown composer who claims the British…
Fox Searchlight's "The Impostors" stole the top slot on the exclusives roster during its first outing.
Illeana Douglas will star opposite Kevin Bacon in "A Stir of Echoes," the film written and directed by David Koepp for Artisan Entertainment.
A deal is imminent for Swoosie Kurtz to star Off Broadway in the upcoming Roundabout Theater Co.'s production of Paula Vogel's new play, "The Mineola Twins."
October Films has greenlighted "Joe Gould's Secret," the next project from Stanley Tucci, whose antic comedy "The Impostors" opened this past weekend.
Canadian TV has been positively inspired by Yo-Yo Ma.
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has renewed its weekly hour-long comedy/variety series "Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular" for another eight episodes, boosting the total for the 1998-99 season…
With the death Friday of Gene Autry, the Mouse House is now poised to take full ownership of the Anaheim Angels baseball team.