Stretching the dollar Hollywood-style may be a new avocation for first-time filmmakers Sam Sokolow and Rob Lobl. The pair used every contact they could muster to cast Teri Garr, Al Franken, Bob…
Todd-AO Corp. announced Monday that it is moving to acquire London-based Tele-Cine Cell Group, a post-production and special effects film and video company.
Artisan Entertainment -- formerly known as Live Entertainment -- has purchased a "minority interest" in Summit Entertainment and signed a five-year international distribution deal with the L.A.-based…
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Actress Nia Long, who appeared in "Soul Food," "Love Jones" and "Made in America," has landed a starring role opposite Patricia Arquette and Gabriel Byrne in MGM's "Toby's Story," set to start…
Laurence Fishburne will play the lead in a Broadway revival of the 1966 hit "The Lion in Winter," a source familiar with the production said. The James Goldman-scripted costumer focuses on the…
Avenue Pictures Television has inked a two-year distribution deal with Pearson Television Intl.
Colorful Broadway impresario Garth Drabinsky, whose company Livent Inc. was facing a loss of confidence on Wall Street, has found a white knight in former talent agent and ex-Walt Disney Co…
Salter Street Films of Halifax is set to make its first public share offering.
DreamWorks will dabble in the low-budget area with the pickup of TV scribe Alan Ball's spec script "American Beauty," the studio said Monday.
Canada's Cineplex Odeon Corp. has embarked on a development plan to bring as many as 12 state-of-the-art cineplexes to the Turkish market over the next three years.
Julia Roberts is in preliminary talks to star in "Erin Brockovich" for Universal Pictures and Jersey Films, the U-based production company that Michael Shamberg and Stacey Sher run along with Danny…