Nickelodeon has inked a multiyear partnership with the Los Angeles-based kids audio producer Kid Rhino to create audio products patterned on Nick's original TV properties, including the programs in…
Writers Michael Goldberg and Tommy Swerdlow, whose credits include Walt Disney’s “Cool Runnings” and the Warner Bros. film “Little Giants,” have signed with the William Morris Agency. Goldberg and…
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. of Vancouver has reported its first set of financial results since going public in November and the modest numbers are in line with what Lions Gate execs expected.
A group of demonstrators led by actor Martin Sheen blocked the entrance to the Playa Vista developer's headquarters Tuesday for two hours, chaining the main doors closed and disrupting work in the…
The 29th NAACP Image Awards feasted on "Soul Food," handing out three prizes to the Fox 2000 film and two to its music.
Walter Hill, whose producing credits include the "Alien" franchise, has taken over as director of United Artists' similarly themed sci-fi thriller "Supernova," which helmer Geoffrey Wright ankled…
Martin Donovan, Lena Headey and Toby Stephens have joined the cast of "Onegin," which stars Ralph Fiennes and Liv Tyler and starts shooting March 7.
Felice Fleisher, a 12-year Paramount veteran, has been upped to senior VP for Paramount Home Video, Canada.
An unusually quiet Miramax Films has made its first AFM acquisition, securing U.S. and multiple international rights to the drama "The Blouse Man," the first title to emerge from Dustin Hoffman's…
Fredric Paddock Hope, one of the original master planners for Walt Disney World, died Feb. 1 in Torrance of emphysema. He was 68. Hope worked with the Walt Disney Co. from 1961 through 1973 as…
Massachusetts-based indie distrib Northern Arts Entertainment has acquired North American rights to "Levitation," "Talk to Me," "The Continued Adventures of Reptile Man" and "Charlie Hoboken."