Fourteen-year Paramount veteran Tom Mazza has been promoted to the newly created position of executive VP of creative affairs for Paramount Network TV.
"The Hanging Garden," the first feature from writer-director Thom Fitzgerald, received the Air Canada People's Choice Award Sunday at the close of the Toronto Intl. Film Festival. Considered the top…
Films by British directors bookend the 41st London Film Festival, which announced its lineup of 180 features today .
The Carsey-Werner Co. has upped Dick W. van de Bunt to the newly created post of executive veepee of business and legal affairs, reporting to Stuart Glickman, vice chairman and CEO.
Producer Andy Vajna, through his post-Cinergi Pictures production shingle AGV Prods., has placed a floor bid of $7.5 million for the film and TV sequel/prequel rights to "The Terminator" and…
Sen. Jesse Helms (R-N.C.) opened the Senate floor debate Monday on the National Endowment for the Arts by urging the Senate to follow the House's example and eliminate the arts agency.
Fortified by a production budget that has more than tripled during the past year, Italy's leading commercial-TV player, Mediaset, is aggressively going after a slice of the action for…
Joaquin Phoenix has been set to play a condemned man in "Force Majeure," the Propaganda Films drama to be directed by Joseph Reuben from a script by Wesley Strick.
Director John Landis will be the fourth recipient of the annual Premio Federico Fellini, to be awarded during the 10th Riminicinema Intl. Independent Film Festival, which runs Sept. 24-28 in the…
Football and Miss America have lent their attractive figures to an ABC victory in Sept. 8-14 primetime Nielsens. Meanwhile, strong season premieres and a big rerun rating for "True Lies" has allowed…
Hollywood Supports, a gay and lesbian activist group, has announced it will close its doors and transfer three major programs to other agencies.