Twentieth Century Fox has optioned the rights to Gregory Benford's newest sci-fi novel "Cosm" for Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Prods. to produce, the studio confirmed Friday.
Breck Eisner, a highly successful commercial director and the son of Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Michael Eisner, is moving into features with a trio of projects.
Four-time Oscar-nominated director and producer Norman Jewison ("Moonstruck," "Fiddler on the Roof," "In the Heat of the Night") will be presented with an award for "outstanding contribution to…
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Ovidio Assonitis, the former chairman and CEO of Cannon Pictures, has obtained a default judgment of $2.9 million for breach of his employment contract with Cannon's parent company, Pathe…
The Reed Midem Organization is launching a new international market for the education industry, to be held in Vancouver, and bowing in May 2000.
In a huge blow to Village Roadshow, Disney's Buena Vista Intl. will establish a distribution operation in Australia and New Zealand beginning Jan. 1, 1999, jettisoning a 1993 pact with Village's…
KTLA has upped Vinnie Malcolm to general sales manager, effective immediately. In the post, Malcolm will oversee local and national sales and research.
Bill and Hillary, take heart: Monicagate didn't rate for syndie newsmags in the days after the latest White House controversy erupted.
WebTV, a subsidiary of software behemoth Microsoft Corp. that designs and manufactures digital set-top boxes for converting TVs into Internet surfing platforms, has retained vet film and TV producer…
Veteran BBC drama exec Michael Wearing is quitting the pubcaster in disgust, claiming that "rampant commercialism" has made it "creatively impossible" for him to remain.
Emmy Award-winning “Seinfeld” co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus has signed with Creative Artists Agency, where she will be repped by Jennifer Shue, Patrick Whitesell and Bryan Lourd. Louis-Dreyfus has…