Mark Zucker has been upped to executive vice president of worldwide distribution operations for Columbia Pictures.
Indie production house Ignite Entertainment is reuniting with writer-director Tim McCanlies ("Dancer, Texas Pop. 81") to produce "The Night We Liberated Paris," a dark comedy set against the backdrop…
Mexican pic "Sexo, Pudor y Lagrimas" bowed in the No. 2 slot over the weekend, cheering up its producers as well as the industry at large.
Take heart, "Homicide" fans: Baltimore's crack homicide squad may yet be back to crack new cases for an NBC telefilm. Tom Fontana, exec producer of the just-canceled but much-loved police drama, is…
With its sights set on producing Stateside, leading German production and distribution company Senator Film has acquired a 51% stake in Til Schweiger's production company, Mr. Brown Entertainment.
After two weeks of violence-free segs, "The Jerry Springer Show" is still hanging tough near the top of the Nielsen syndie ratings chart. And with much of the recent controversy over the show dying…
Amid the continuing doom and gloom forecasts for the local film industry, the Hong Kong Intl. Film & Television Market opened Wednesday with a record number of exhibitors for its third go-round.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has appointed Fox Filmed Entertainment senior VP Bedi Ajay Singh as chief financial officer.
Robert Rodat ("Saving Private Ryan"), Steve Zaillian ("A Civil Action") and Lewis Colick ("October Sky") are this year's nominees in the feature film competition for the Humanitas Prize.
Cross-promotion will get a heavy workout with the History Channel's one-hour report "Movies in Time Special: Summer of Sam," focusing on the events detailed in Spike Lee's movie about the summer of…
Indian production and marketing company Nimbus has alleged that senior officials at public broadcaster Doordarshan are corrupt.