F. Gary Gray has signed to direct Eddie Murphy in "The Nutty Professor II," which will begin shooting in August, sources said. Brian Grazer is producing the film for Imagine and Universal.
TV Azteca will cut roughly 400 jobs, or 12% of its entire staff, in its quest to keep the company lean.
Andre Braugher is set to co-star with Alec Baldwin in Dream Rock's suspense thriller "Thick As Thieves." He will play Dink, sidekick to a crime lord who double-crosses Baldwin's character after a…
The fiery debate over DVD format disc technology and the upstart Divx Entertainment discs reignited Tuesday as video and Divx executives squared off in a "Home Video Meets Godzilla" panel at the…
While the 48th San Remo Italian Song Festival wrapped this weekend with an audience of more than 15 million and a TV aud share of 62.7%, the real contest will start this month as final negotiations…
Robert Stack will emcee the 1998 Cinema Audio Society Awards ceremony on March 7, at the Universal Sheraton Hotel in Universal City.
CLT/Ufa continues to shed assets in France in an attempt to reduce expected losses for 1998.
The Canadian leg of the touring Broadway musical "Damn Yankees" has been canceled. According to spokeswoman Debra Vivian of Hamilton Place, where the show was to put down for two performances on…
Joan Allen, who had leading roles in the action-thriller "Face/Off" and in the drama "The Ice Storm" in 1997, will receive ShoWest's supporting actress of the year award. The actress will accept her…
"Baywatch" exec producer Doug Schwartz and Trimark co-founder Barry Barnholtz have teamed with visual effects guru Bob Keen to form Classic Entertainment.