The Writers Guild of America has chosen Melville Shavelson as the recipient of its annual Morgan Cox Award.
President Clinton on Tuesday used what many expect will turn out to be his largest audience ever for a national address -- swelled by the media storm surrounding allegations of an affair and…
Behaviour Distribution has picked up all world rights outside North America to "High Art," writer-director Lisa Cholodenko's debut pic which just nabbed the 1998 Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award at the…
EXCLUSIVEPolydor Records chief Nick Gatfield has been offered the reins to Polygram Music Publishing, which he will run in addition to the label. But insiders said Gatfield has yet to accept.
Newcomer Matt Damon of "Good Will Hunting" joined veteran actors Robert Duvall ("The Apostle"), Peter Fonda ("Ulee's Gold"), Dustin Hoffman ("Wag the Dog") and Jack Nicholson ("As Good as It Gets")…
EXCLUSIVEActress Alyssa Milano is ankling Fox's drama "Melrose Place" at the end of the season in order to develop her own series with Columbia TriStar TV.
An increasingly popular stopover for global fest-hoppers between Sundance and Berlin, the Rotterdam Intl. Film Festival kicks off its 27th edition Wednesday with the world premiere of Peter Delpeut's…
Director Lawrence Kasdan has gotten a greenlight at Touchstone Pictures to direct his original script "Mumford" this May.
The rising tension between broadcasters and satcasters has surfaced in Atlanta and Washington D.C., where Fox-owned and -operated stations are refusing to carry a spot for EchoStar's new local TV…
New Line specialty division Fine Line Features has upped two executives in its marketing department as it continues to consolidate its ranks -- following the upheaval of the past month -- under new…
Lottery franchise winner Pathe Pictures will finally start operating at full strength next week when Andrea Calderwood takes up her post as head of production.