South African pay TV station M Net, in a bid to boost the local film and television industry, has thrown its weight behind a training initiative for students.
Pint-sized "Jerry Maguire" co-star Jonathan Lipnicki will play the lead in "The Little Vampire," a feature based on the best-selling children's books by Angela Sommer-Bodenburg.
The kids advertising upfront was still moving Wednesday, and while it's certainly more of a buyers' market than previous years, buyers will probably not get the significant price rollbacks they had…
Xavier Marchand, who recently quit as senior VP of European theatrical distribution for Warner Bros., has joined London-based Portman Entertainment Group as managing director of its film division.
When was the last time you thought about Soupy Sales? Maybe back in the 1970s , unless you heard him on radio in New York in the '80s. Apparently it's comeback time, again, for the pie-in-the-face…
Reginald Hudlin, director of "The Great White Hype," has signed his Hudlin Bros. outfit to a first-look feature film deal with financing and distribution entity Stone Canyon Investments.
The 32nd annual National Magazine awards, the mag world's highest honors, were handed out Wednesday at the Waldorf-Astoria here before a record crowd of 1,400.
Telescene Film Group is producing "Are you Game?," a reality-based gameshow pilot for Nickelodeon.
Jamie Foxx, star of the eponymous "The Jamie Foxx Show" on the WB Network, has signed to star in Trimark Pictures' comedy "Inconvenienced."
MGM has made a pre-emptive, low six-figures against mid-six figures option of newcomer Victoria Strouse's spec "Mary Jane's Last Dance" for Frank Mancuso Jr. to produce.