Steven T. Brunell has been tapped VP of finance for USA Networks Studios.
UIP's "The Man in the Iron Mask" and Polygram's "The Big Lebowski" staged respectable foreign bows at the weekend overseas box office, where the heaviest hitters were such stayers as "Bean,"…
"Titanic" emerged from the 70th Academy Awards with wins in 11 Oscar categories, receiving a record 20 individual trophies, surpassing the 16 earned by "Ben-Hur." In a strange sort of way, the James…
The Supreme Court said Monday it would decide if the Screen Actors Guild breached its duty of fair representation by refusing to clear a part-time actress for work after she could not prepay full…
DreamWorks has picked up a pitch from scripter Steve Levitt, who came up with a remake of the Mexican pic "El Bulto."
List of Winners PICTURE “Titanic,” Lightstorm Entertainment production, 20th Century Fox and Paramount; James Cameron and Jon Landau, producers. ACTOR Jack Nicholson, “As Good As It Gets.” ACTRESS…
Negotiations for a new Writers Guild of America contract began Monday in an atmosphere already jittery from weeks of contentious contract talks between actors and producers.
EMI Music prexy and CEO Jim Fifield is widely reported to be set to ankle his position for a payoff of as much as $20 million, the biggest golden handshake in British corporate history.
Under the blazing sun of Monday afternoon, movie fans who had been waiting forever for that flash of recognition -- "It's Minnie Driver!" "Hey, Kate! Over here!" "My God, Madonna!" -- finally got…
A number of major sitcom distributors, including Warner Bros., Paramount, Columbia TriStar, Buena Vista and Eyemark, plan to push the Chris-Craft/United TV station group to reconsider its ironclad…
Columbia Records has pacted with Rick Rubin's American Recordings in a long-term agreement that will put the label under the Columbia Records Group banner.