The stars began to arrive, most of the luggage didn't and the Croisette put on its festival finery May 12, as Cannes prepared itself for today's opening of the 51st film extravaganza (through May 24).
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin, the investment bank, has entered into an agreement with the Steel Co. to facilitate financing for international entertainment ventures.
Several years in the works, a channel showcasing the best in Brazilian film will launch here in June.
Rock musician Meat Loaf -- who roared onto the bigscreen in the 1975 cult comedy-musical "Rocky Horror Picture Show" and has kept both his acting and singing careers simmering ever since -- has been…
McFarlane Toys will produce a line of action figures and accessories inspired by characters from "The Crow," a franchise that has produced two movies, a third in development and an upcoming…
After a six-year layoff, Jean-Jacques Beineix will return to feature helming, with his first English-language pic, the $60 million vampire tale "Deal of the Millennium."
Major League Baseball is hopping mad that ESPN wants to relegate three of its Sunday night regular-season games this September to ESPN2.
The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday blasted a soon-to-be released Japanese movie on convicted war criminal Gen. Hideki Tojo, saying the picture was a "whitewash" of Japan's past…
Lanford Wilson, who won the Pulitzer in 1980 for “Talley’s Folly” and was most recently repped on Broadway by “Redwood Curtain,” is on the boards again. His new work, “Book of Days,” had its world…
Kelly Rowan ("187," "Assassins") has inked to join Neve Campbell, Matthew Perry and Dylan McDermott in the Warner Bros. romantic comedy "Three to Tango."