The makers of Britain's most successful children's television show, "Art Attack," have inked a major production deal with Buena Vista that could be worth in excess of $1.6 million. Tiny U.K.
Ron Bass, who wrote TriStar's romantic comedy hit "My Best Friend's Wedding," has been named ShoWest's Screenwriter of the Year. He will accept the honor at the ShoWest Awards in Las Vegas on March…
One month after Courtney Love and her attorneys successfully halted the Sundance Film Festival from displaying the Nick Broomfield documentary "Kurt and Courtney," Love's lawyers are again trying to…
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In its first offshore appointment, major Aussie exhib Greater Union has tapped Scott Dwyer as European general manager to oversee GU's German interests and explore future European expansion…
Mutual Film Intl. has hired former New Regency sales VP Lesly Snelson as VP of operations and administration. Snelson was most recently an independent consultant to Douglas/Reuther Prods., Trimark…
Santelmo Entertainment has acquired all international rights to the independently financed feature "Ivory Tower," written and directed by first-time helmer Darin Ferriola.
"Ally McBeal" star Calista Flockhart is in final negotiations to join Kevin Kline, Michelle Pfeiffer and Rupert Everett in Fox Searchlight's feature adaptation of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's…
Embattled Aussie satcaster Australis Media's Galaxy TV is under attack from another of its erstwhile friends. A subsidiary of Kerry Packer's PBL has filed a lawsuit against Galaxy for granting…
Peace Corps volunteers, catering crews and an improv gameshow exec produced by "Politically Incorrect's" Bill Maher are some of the concepts on Brillstein-Grey Entertainment's pilot plate this spring.
Standup comedy may be on the wane in clubs throughout the U.S., but Rysher Entertainment's hourlong weekly "Comedy Showcase" has cleared most of the country for a seventh season in barter syndication.
Mark Damon's MDP Worldwide is in serious negotiations to handle international sales on David Fincher's forthcoming noir thriller "The Black Dahlia," based on the book by "L.A. Confidential" writer…