Lakeshore Intl. has acquired GoldHeart Pictures' "Better Living," prexy Peter Rogers has announced. Dark comedy stars Olympia Dukakis and Roy Scheider and tells the story of a mother (Dukakis) and…
Rapper Nas owns the bestselling album in the nation, as his "I Am" disc topped the album sales chart in its first week out, according to sales data released Wednesday.
The "pocket monsters" of the breakout kids hit "Pokemon" are powering ad deals for the WB at this year's kids TV upfront advertising market.
Michael Sweeney has been hired as visual-effects producer for Buena Vista Imaging. He will be responsible for overseeing all optical and digital aspects of production.
Natasha Henstridge will join Bruce Willis and Matthew Perry in Jonathan Lynn’s “The Whole Nine Yards” as the wife of a mob hit man (Willis) who has an affair with a suburban dentist (Perry)…
Chris Lee Prods., the producing banner of former TriStar Pictures president Chris Lee, has appointed Greg Frankovich to the position of vice president of production.
A feature film, two TV specials and a concert in India are part of a package special-events producer Tribute is assembling as a worldwide fundraiser for children's organizations this fall.
The week has been a rocky one for streaming media leader RealNetworks Inc.
Anthony Newley, the British actor who found success as singer, playwright, composer and lyricist, died Thursday at his home in Jensen Beach, Fla. Newley was 67.
Lions Gate Television has inked a firstlook development deal with "Baywatch" co-creator Doug Schwartz, who has signed on as an exec producer of Lions Gate's upcoming drama series "Cliffhangers."
The fifth Los Angeles Independent Film Festival kicks off tonight with the world premiere of "Entropy," starring Judith Godreche, Stephen Dorff and Lauren Holly. Now expanded to six days, LAIFF 1999…