One year after bowing their Grand Central Pictures partnership, former studio execs Melinda Farrell and Steven Roffer have put together a Steven Herek vehicle for Paramount, a boxing biopic with…
Film Institute of Northern California celebrates the 20th anniversary of the Mill Valley Film Festival Oct. 2-12 with a wide selection of foreign and domestic films. Included will be Spike Lee's…
In what amounts to a fantasy pairing for New Line Cinema, the studio is in talks with Ron Howard to direct Jim Carrey in the remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," sources said.
Merging the ridefilm and Imax experiences, New Wave Entertainment, a Sherman Oaks-based ridefilm production company that currently makes more than half of all ridefilm footage worldwide, has…
After months of talks between filmmaker Brian DePalma, Paramount execs and Al Pacino about starring opposite Nicolas Cage in "Snake Eyes," Pacino officially has passed.
German premium channel Premiere announced Thursday that managing director Bernd Kundrun is to be replaced by Ferdinand Kayser, the Luxembourg-based media manager. The move will take effect…
Live Entertainment's new management team unveiled themselves and their business goals Thursday, one day after the publicly held indie film company finalized its private buyout by an investment group…
EMI-Capitol has completed the reorganization of its catalog-marketing unit, announcing an executive team of five under EMI-Capitol Entertainment Properties president Bruce Kirkland.
Scripps Howard Prods. has optioned the film and TV rights to former slave and underground railroad conductor John P. Parker's autobiography, "His Promised Land."
Katsuji Ebisawa has been named the new president of Japan's national broadcaster, NHK. Ebisawa, 63, is currently the pubcaster's executive vice president.