French media company Hachette has filed an $8 million breach of contract and copyright infringement lawsuit against Miramax Films, claiming the U.S. company failed to pay an advance for the rights to…
It's no fiction, pulp or otherwise: Movie director and thesp Quentin Tarantino could make his Broadway acting debut this season as the psychotic lead character in an upcoming revival of Frederick…
To coincide with the opening of the 54th Venice Intl. Film Festival on Wednesday, Italian producers association ANICA will launch a new Internet site containing a comprehensive reference to Italian…
Making use of its unique and at times underused telephone operation, Ticketmaster has pacted with Western Interactive Media to provide telephone operators for the American Red Cross donor assistance…
In an effort to snare and retain the attention of Internet surfers, Paramount Stations Group struck a deal Thursday with online content packager Planet Direct, calling for the Internet company to…
Warner Bros. has inked a deal with "Devil's Advocate" scribe Jonathan Lemkin to pen the sequel to the studio's 1996 blockbuster, "Twister."
Igniting a project that has been in development for several years, "Con Air" scripter Scott Rosenberg has been brought on to pen a full rewrite of Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment's…
Thesp Kevin Gage has signed on to topline "Rune," a gruesome thriller from Shooting Gallery, the Gotham indie production company confirmed Thursday.
Actor Luke Perry of "Beverly Hills, 90210" fame has signed an exclusive series development deal with ABC Entertainment.
Anjelica Huston has been cast as the evil stepmother in Fox Family Films' update of "Cinderella," which features Drew Barrymore in the title role.
Former KCAL marketing chief Stacy Okonowsky has hung out her own shingle with the formation of DEO/Millennium Marketing.