What do Miramax's adaptation of Oscar Wilde's "An Ideal Husband" and "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" have in common? Both will unspool digitally in New York and Los Angeles beginning…
NBC is starting to truly feel the absence of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls from the NBA playoffs and the pain could get a lot worse if the scrappy New York Knicks are eliminated by the Indiana…
Adding a new wrinkle to the hot-button issue of digital downloading of music, Sony Music Distribution is expected to announce today it has pacted with Digital On-Demand to permit music from Sony…
Christabel Albery has resigned as head of the London Film Commission, which she founded five years ago.
After several months of searching, Scott L. Seybold has been tapped as chief financial officer for cameramaker Panavision Inc., effective immediately.
Ben Stiller will don a tri-cornered hat to direct the Revolutionary comedy "The Making of the President, 1789" for New Line Cinema with John Cleese attached to star.
"Epic Proportions," the new play starring Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth (Daily Variety, May 14), will open at Broadway's Helen Hayes Theater on Sept. 17. The show begins previews Aug. 17.
NBC announced Wednesday it has made a multi-million dollar investment in TiVo Inc., one of two makers of set-top boxes that digitally record and store television programming. The deal makes NBC the…
Responding to the burgeoning number of producers' credits on films, the producers' branch of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has decided to recommend limiting its Oscar honors to just…
U.K. cinema admissions dropped 17.5% in April to 2.34 million, continuing a slump that has lasted for over a year.
NBC marketing gurus John Miller and Vince Manze have been upped to prexy and exec VP, respectively, of the Peacock's Advertising & Promotion department.