Lensing will begin in early August on Icelandic director Gudny Halldorsdottir's "Honor of the House," a screen adaptation of one of the works that won her father, Halldor Laxness, the Nobel Prize for…
Australia's commercial TV webs will be given digital frequencies for free, allowing them to launch digital broadcasting in 2001, according to press reports.
Roseanne, who's set to launch a daytime talkshow this fall, has tapped Allan Stephan as head of development for her Full Moon & High Tide Prods., which has set up shop at King World Prods.
Robert Redford is negotiating with DreamWorks to direct and star in "The Legend of Bagger Vance," about a mythic golf match in Georgia in 1931.
Miramax Films has hired veteran industry executive Kevin Kasha as exec veepee of Miramax Home Entertainment.
"Titanic" swept all categories, including best picture, in the American Moviegoer Awards announced Tuesday. Sponsored by MovieFone, the annual poll elicited more than 330,000 responses in the…
Paul Walker, who's due out in Disney's "Meet the Deedles," will toss spirals in "Varsity Blues" for Paramount Pictures opposite Jon Voight, sources said Wednesday.
Paxson Communications has named Karen Schmidtke-Lincoln senior veepee of network and national sales for its upcoming PaxNet network.
Hot from conquering the seas with a whale of a rating for the USA Network Patrick Stewart-starrer "Moby Dick," Robert Halmi Sr.'s Hallmark Entertainment is headed back to the water with "Noah," a…
New Regency Prods. has boosted three members of its senior management cadre -- William S. Weiner, Louis Santor and Roy Matalon -- in areas of business affairs, legal and distribution.