David Williams, the iconoclastic filmmaker of the critically acclaimed indie features "Lillian" and "13," will receive the Someone to Watch Award at the Independent Spirit Awards Saturday.
Munich-based entertainment house Kinowelt Medien AG is set to expand beyond its core theatrical, video and exhibition activities.
Following in Brandy's footsteps, teen recording star Britney Spears has inked a development deal with Columbia TriStar TV, which hopes to develop a series with the singer of "Baby One More Time."
David Riker's helming debut "La Ciudad" (The City) has scooped up the narrative-feature prize at the sixth South By Southwest Film Festival.
Jeff McClusky & Associates, the largest independent music promotion and marketing outfit, has bowed a film and TV soundtracks division.
Today is the deadline for prime-time Emmy nominations for programs that aired between June 1, 1998, and today.
The John F. Kennedy Center will celebrate the millennium with a 16-month schedule of premieres and special events in virtually all aspects of the performing arts, its top brass said here this week.
In a long-expected reorganization of its publicity corps, New Line Cinema has promoted a handful of senior and junior executives, and hired a new VP and director.
France and Italy are mounting simultaneous assaults on L.A. audiences in late April. The First Festival of Italian Film will present premieres and in-person tributes to Roberto Benigni, Franco Nero…
In a bid to boost revenue and its relevance to showbizzers, CBS-owned KCBS has signed Eleanor Mondale as the anchor of a daily entertainment news segment to be incorporated into the station's 5 p.m…
This year's installment of the Taos Talking Picture Festival will take place April 15-18 and feature films and videos from 23 countries.