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.
Studio executives and even many exhibitors were surprised Tuesday by President Clinton's announcement that the National Assn. of Theatre Owners plans to beef up its movie ratings.
Since lensing in Tibet was forbidden to his production, the Tibetan scenery in Jean-Jacques Annaud's Brad Pitt starrer "Seven Years in Tibet" was as authentic as the Matterhorn at Disneyland, right?
Pearson Television on Tuesday said that it has created a new division headed by Catherine Mackay to develop Internet properties.
The slump in Walt Disney Co.'s consumer products business is worsening, Wall Street analysts warned Tuesday, prompting yet another round of downward revisions to earnings estimates for the Mouse…