Despite a string of strong box office performers, Universal still couldn't inch out of the red, contributing to parent Seagram Co.'s first-quarter net loss of $124 million on $3.6 billion in…
One of the most anticipated exec changes of the last few months seems at last to be at hand: Fox 2000 prexy Laura Ziskin is close to an exit from her post. While it’s unclear when Ziskin will step…
If the Internet is any indicator, Warner Bros. could be dancing at the B.O. this weekend with its romantic comedy "Three to Tango."
HBO execs have announced the consolidation of two divisions, HBO Pictures and HBO NYC, into a new banner, HBO Films, and already have locked up more than a few key industry players into telepic…
The 19th annual Hawaii Intl. Film Festival, to be held Nov. 5-12, will feature 18 American premieres and four world preems.
On the same day that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police took over the probe into fraud by Canuck entertainment companies, top execs TV production company Cinar Corp. branded the investigation a…
Blur Studio, a 3-D animation, f/x and design shop, has launched a theme park and special venue division to be headed by vet film-ride helmer Yas Takata.
Tim Roth is in negotiations to join the cast of the Paramount/DreamWorks co-production "Numbers," for director Nora Ephron.
Cable operator Telewest has unveiled its digital TV platform, Active Digital, which will offer 150 TV and radio channels.
Paul Glawatz has been tapped director of business affairs at Studios USA. He will report to the company's senior VP of the division, Neil Strum.
In the old days, the copyright orgs just had to empty the quarters from the jukebox. Now that the giant jukebox known as the Internet exists in cyberspace, there's considerable debate over who has…