The BBC has partnered with U.K. cable operator NTL to exploit the pubcaster's vast sports programming archive in a deal set to run in excess of 10 years.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has acquired the spec "Standing on the Moon" from commercial casting agents-turned-first-time scribes Hal Masonberg and Teal Minton.
Thesp-turned-producer Chris Young has inked a first-look deal with Hyperion Studio to produce and direct both TV skeins and feature pics for the production house.
Drumming up some buzz for "The Cider House Rules," the American Cinematheque is rolling out a 14-film retrospective on "Cider" star Michael Caine.
Illeana Douglas will return as host of the 2000 Independent Spirit Awards, honoring indie films in 12 categories.
SOUTH AFRICA Cricket board inks exclusive TV pact JOHANNESBURG — South African sports authority the United Cricket Board has concluded a 108 million rand ($17.5 million) deal with the South African…
Fresh off creating the computer-generated character work for "Stuart Little," using the skills it's become known for, visual f/x house Rhythm & Hues Studios is moving onto its next slate of projects…
Boasting a slate of films that celebrate unique styles of filmmaking from around the globe, the sixth annual Slamdance Film Festival -- which runs Jan. 22-29 at Park City, Utah's Treasure Mountain…
Netizens hoping to tap into this spring's American Film Market are in luck -- Filmbazaar.com is launching a Web site so AFM buyers and sellers can make their transactions online.
How much is enough? As Hollywood heads into a new awards season, Oscar campaigners around town are still smarting from the backlash over the last one, when two studios -- DreamWorks and Miramax -…
A committee of the Screen Actors Guild has agreed to fast-track a set of "partnership proposals" governing relations with talent agents that was put to it by a group of agents and the Assn. of Talent…