Visual effects studio Digital Domain ("Titanic," "The Fifth Element") has entered into an agreement with a newly formed consortium to acquire and operate HDO, a post-production studio in Oberhausen…
Barcelona-based film producer, distributor and exhibitor Filmax-Sogedasa has teamed with local risk investment company Catalana de Iniciativas to create film and TV producer Castelao Prods.
The number of roles for Hispanic, Asian and Native-American actors in movies and primetime TV increased by a tiny amount in 1997, while the number of parts for blacks fell, a Screen Actors Guild…
Milk & Honey Production Services, a division of Milk & Honey Films, has hired veteran producers Michelle Weller and Mark Leemkuil as heads of production.
Armageddon's" meteoric launch sent B.O. receipts skyward in Japan last week while Christmas shopping proved more popular than moviegoing in many European markets. The intriguing question is whether…
Publicist David Lust, formerly of Kelly Bush's ID/PR, has joined Sue Patricola in a new firm called Patricola/Lust Public Relations.
Pseudo Programs, the largest producer of Internet TV programming, has cut a series of deals to transmit its content via satellite, broadband and telephone distribution.
After more than 25 years of producing award-winning films such as "Howards End" and "A Room With a View," Ismail Merchant and James Ivory are launching their own distribution arm.
Visual f/x veteran Ken Ralston has renewed his pact as prexy of Sony Pictures Imageworks under a new multiyear contract.
Time Warner Inc. said Friday it "intends to appeal" a Georgia state court jury verdict that found Time Warner Entertainment and other parties liable for $197 million in contract and partnership…
The prospect of Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan once again falling in love proved more attractive than an animated retelling of Exodus, as Warner Bros.' "You've Got Mail" prevailed over DreamWorks' "The…