Joe Wizan and Don Schneider's Phase One Prods. has optioned screenwriter Mark Groubert's suspense-thriller pitch "The Farm."
The Karlovy Vary Festival (July 4-12) will be extending its live coverage far beyond its Czech borders.
Carl Icahn is today likely to take control of Marvel Entertainment, following a court decision in Delaware Thursday in favor of the bankrupt company's bondholders.
Polygram Film & Television Licensing has named Gary Miller associate director, film licensing. He will be reponsible for negotiating licensing fees for films and soundtrack albums. Miller comes to…
Keanu Reeves is near a deal to star in "Matrix," the big-budget sci-fi film to be directed by Andy and Larry Wachowski. Reeves will be paid nearly $10 million against 10% of the gross. Joel Silver…
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences has given the go-ahead for early handouts of three Primetime Engineering Emmy Awards and a pair of Engineering Emmy Plaques as part…
ESPN "SportsCenter" anchor Keith Olbermann, whose plans to leave the network June 29 were revealed Wednesday, said Thursday that he will take a summertime sabbatical to recharge his battery and…
Oren Aviv, who has been with Buena Vista Pictures marketing since 1991, has been promoted to senior VP of marketing and creative advertising.
It looks like Mel Gibson has found his next starring role with the action thriller "Parker," which the actor has been developing through his Icon Prods. company for some time, sources said.
The Venezuelan-based Cisneros Television Group (CGT) completed its acquisition Wednesday of 90% of Imagen Satelital, Argentina's largest pay-box programmer and distributor, for a total of $112…