Disney Interactive --- whose computer artists have created such CD-ROMs as "The Lion King" and "Toy Story" animated storybooks --- deleted nearly 40 staffers from its ranks this week, about 10% of…
Saban Entertainment has tapped Julie Ashton VP of casting. Ashton had worked independently and with Mike Fenton & Associates as a casting director with studios and independent producers including the…
Jada Pinkett has joined the cast of Propaganda Films' "Force Majeure," which begins shooting Saturday in New York.
The second Southern African Intl. Film Festival in Cape Town hit a sour note on Thursday when black filmmakers from across the continent claimed the event was geared mainly for whites and that their…
Gary Rubin has ankled his job as VP of ancillary distribution and library acquisitions at October Films to join his former boss Amir Malin at Live Entertainment. Rubin has been named senior VP of TV…
TriStar Pictures has picked up the latest option on Anne Tyler's "Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant" for Ed Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz's Bedford Falls Co. to produce, sources said Thursday.
On the surface, the differences between Carole Black and Stephanie Garcia couldn't be more striking.
Sony Pictures Entertainment's Imageworks digital effects and filmmaking unit has scored a coup by not only creating many of the extraordinary visual effects for TriStar's "Starship Troopers," they…
ABC held onto its typical Wednesday win in homes, but Fox took the night in the key adults 18-49 demo as "Party of Five" generated its highest rating ever in young adults and total viewers.
The National Labor Relations Board has consolidated the Writers Guild of America West and the WGA East's complaints against each otherand transferred them the NRLB's Los Angeles office.
In the first deal for a screen adaptation of writer Jerzy Kosinski's work since "Being There," New Line has purchased the rights to Kosinski's 1982 cult novel "Pinball" for Gary Fleder to direct.