Film critic Adriano Apra will step down as director of the Pesaro Intl. Festival of New Cinema following the 34th edition, which is currently under way, to become director of Italy's National…
Actor Giancarlo Esposito is joining the cast of NBC's Friday-night drama "Homicide." Esposito has starred in films such as "Nothing to Lose," "The Usual Suspects," "Twilight," "Smoke," "Waiting to…
Craig Anderson Prods. has tapped Wendy Kram as exec VP of development to oversee the company's current slate of made-fors and miniseries at ABC, NBC and CBS.
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. Wednesday announced plans to construct a $52 million production facility on its Techwood Campus and to renovate its CNN Center, both of which are in Atlanta.
Hamburg-based Cinemaxx will become the first German theater chain to be listed on the stock exchange. Cinemaxx, which has changed its name from Flebbe, plans to go public in July.
Since he came of age professionally during a time that show tunes were a staple of radio playlists, it's only natural that Arista Records prexy Clive Davis would take a special interest in the…
The Flanders Intl. Film Festival, the only international fest to focus specifically on the role of music in film, will celebrate its 25th anniversary this fall. Fest and related events will take…
Warner Bros. comedy director Keith Cox is ankling his studio post to join the fledgling Greenblatt Janollari Studio as vice president of creative affairs, sources said Wednesday.
Frank DeVaney, a longtime executive in the field of motion picture and television product placement, died Saturday of cancer near his home in Burbank. He was 58.
Arnold Schwarzenegger, the muscular star of such films as "Terminator 2," "Twins" and "Conan," will be the American Cinematheque's 1998 Moving Picture Ball honoree Sept. 12 at the Beverly Hilton…