During the last four years, Gotham's production boom has inspired a number of grand schemes to build a Hollywood-style back lot on the Hudson. Most of them have quietly ended up in turnaround.
Former Mann Theatres head film buyer Alan Davy has been tapped as a film buyer for the 663-screen Edwards Theatres Circuit. Davy, who takes up his post Jan. 4, will report to Edwards head film buyer…
BRAZIL Murphy to oversee Hoyts/GC growth Hoyts General Cinema South America, a 50-50 joint venture of world exhibs Hoyts and General Cinema, has hired Michael Murphy as executive consultant. Murphy…
Top Spanish broadsheet El Mundo and film distributors U Films and Filmax inked an accord Monday to create a potentially powerful film distributor in Spain -- New World Films Intl.
For the first time, Ray Klausen will act as production designer for the fifth annual Screen Actors Guild awards presentation.
Craig Kilborn will make his debut as the new host of CBS' "The Late Late Show" on March 30, the network announced Tuesday.
Senior Daily Variety columnist Army Archerd, his wife, Selma Archerd, Lew Wechsler and Bunnie Stivers will receive the Crystal Award for their outstanding contributions to the People's Choice Awards.
Amuse, an up-and-coming artist management company, will release "Anna Magdalena," a love story featuring three top Asian stars, in Japan on Saturday.
Ending eight years of legal squabbling in two hours of deliberation, a federal jury decided Tuesday that legit tunesmith Andrew Lloyd Webber had not stolen material from a Baltimore liturgical…
Subscribers to digital satellite radio will soon be able to hear new music channels targeted to black listeners, courtesy of Black Entertainment Television and XM Satellite Radio.