Universal Pictures picked up the medieval actioner "The Black Rock" on Friday for producer Chuck Gordon and his studio-based Daybreak Prods. The sale, for an undisclosed sum, ended a bidding war…
Sony Pictures Classics has picked up North American rights to the film adaptation of Brian Friel's Tony Award-winning play "Dancing at Lughnasa."
At a benefit thrown Friday night by the Free Speech Coalition for notable members of the adult film industry, publisher/free-speech battler Larry Flynt, the late John Holmes and veteran adult film…
Dreams Come True, an act that has sold more than 22 million CDs through Sony Music Japan since it debuted in March 1989, is leaving the label.
Setting up his fourth feature project in less than a year, 24-year-old scribe Shane Salerno has struck a deal with Great Oaks Entertainment partners John Hughes and Ricardo Mestres to produce the…
Oscar-winning actress Ellen Burstyn, Brian Kerwin ("Murphy's Law") and Lucas Black ("Sling Blade") have been tapped to star in "Flash," a two-hour movie for ABC's "The Wonderful World of Disney"…
Just a few months after he was the subject of a "60 Minutes" profile and a couple of weeks after appearing on the cover of the community newspaper New Times, KABC radio's embattled afternoon…
The recent takeover of the Dendy arthouse film exhibition and distribution group by film and TV producer-distrib the Becker Group may be just the start of a reshuffle in Oz's upmarket film…
Australia's Beyond Distribution has snared worldwide distribution rights to two TV shows from Ireland's Tyrone Prods. about the Emerald Isle's biggest-ever stage export, "Riverdance."
In a major step toward boosting its sitcom presence, Universal Television has signed Carrie Fisher to a two-year deal worth $3 million to develop comedies.
Gail Yancosek has been appointed to the newly created position of vice president of news at Fox's flagship station WNYW in New York.