DreamWorks has bought the romantic comedy pitch "Second Time Around" from producer John Fogel and JAF Entertainment for low against mid-six figures.
As Fox hit "The X-Files" leaves Vancouver for Los Angeles, it's also leaving behind longtime executive producer-director R.W. (Bob) Goodwin and a few other production staffers who don't want to make…
Lisa and Homer will sound like themselves on the forthcoming 10th season of "The Simpsons" after all.
Europe's trade deficit with North America in films, TV shows and video is expected to rise to 9% in 1997. It surged 18% to $5.66 billion in 1996, the European Audiovisual Observatory (EAO) said.
"Jaws" scribe Peter Benchley has inked a deal with Atlantis Films to develop a syndie action-adventure series, "Amazon," revolving around a group of plane crash survivors who encounter a lost tribe…
Betty Thomas, the director and producer whose credits include Fox's upcoming "Dr. Dolittle," has jumped to Creative Artists Agency, which will represent her in all areas.
Author Sidney Sheldon has signed with the William Morris Agency to rep him in film, TV and legit theater.
More Medavoy Management has upped one of its executive assistants, Peter Riche, to the position of talent manager. Riche will work on a varied set of More Medavoy clients that includes Liev…
At sunset Thursday, as representatives of actors and producers remained deep in negotiations over a new contract, there was a glimmer of hope that a strike could yet be averted.
Pixar Animation Studios may be a newcomer to animated films, but CEO Steve Jobs is already committed to matching Walt Disney Co.'s animated feature-a-year pace.