Former DreamWorks sales exec Philippe Maigret will join Centropolis Entertainment as head of business development.
MEMO TO: Gerald Levin FROM: Peter Bart SPECULATION ABOUT POSSIBLE successors to Bob Daly and Terry Semel has become the favorite indoor pastime in Hollywood, yet virtually nothing is known about…
Dimension Films has purchased the script "Sunburned," a college-based comedy written by Adam "Tex" Davis.
"Tulip," written and directed by Aussie actress Rachel Griffiths ("Hilary and Jackie"), was named best of the fest at the fifth annual Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival.
Cabler Century Communications' net loss for the fiscal quarter that ended May 31 narrowed to $16 million from $23.7 million, and revenue rose 7% to $132 million compared with a year ago.
Kerry Stokes took the reins at the Seven Network on Friday after the unexpected ankling of Julian Mounter, whom Stokes hand-picked as managing director and CEO less than a year ago.
Matt Gerson has been upped to the new position of vice president, entertainment public policy at Universal Studios' parent company Seagram.
In an effort to get residuals into writers' hands more promptly, the Writers Guild of America West has expanded its Residuals Negotiating Committee.
It's official: John Malone's Liberty Media Group, a unit of AT&T, said Friday it will enter the post-production biz, acquiring controlling stakes in audio post-production houses Todd-AO Corp. and…
Private Gallic group M6 has reported revenues of 2.046 billion francs ($330 million) for the first half of 1999, an 18% hike over the same period last year.
With interest in women's soccer burgeoning, New Line Cinema has purchased an untitled comedy pitch about the sport from scripter Matthew Chapman for mid- against high-six figures.