In a surprise move, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment President Lloyd J. Braun is expected to be named chairman of Walt Disney TV as early as today, sources said on Sunday.
Warner Bros./New Regency's "L.A. Confidential" swept the top artistic awards -- including best picture -- at the Chicago Film Critics Awards Sunday night.
Lakeshore Intl. has inked a 30-picture, multi-territory vid pact with Paramount, according to Rena Ronson, Lakeshore Intl. exec VP.
Ron Bass, who wrote TriStar's romantic comedy hit "My Best Friend's Wedding," has been named ShoWest's Screenwriter of the Year. He will accept the honor at the ShoWest Awards in Las Vegas on March…
One month after Courtney Love and her attorneys successfully halted the Sundance Film Festival from displaying the Nick Broomfield documentary "Kurt and Courtney," Love's lawyers are again trying to…
Gallic utilities giant Compagnie Generale des Eaux said Thursday there are no final terms set for a merger with media group Havas.
Mutual Film Intl. has hired former New Regency sales VP Lesly Snelson as VP of operations and administration. Snelson was most recently an independent consultant to Douglas/Reuther Prods., Trimark…
"Ally McBeal" star Calista Flockhart is in final negotiations to join Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Everett in Fox Searchlight's feature adaptation of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's…
Erick Ifergan's "Hollywood Salome" starring Vincent Gallo will receive its world premiere at the 1998 New York Underground Film Festival, which unspools March 18-22 at the Anthology Film Archives.
Peace Corps volunteers, catering crews and an improv gameshow exec produced by "Politically Incorrect's" Bill Maher are some of the concepts on Brillstein-Grey Entertainment's pilot plate this spring.