The U.S. film "Gattaca," directed by Andrew Niccol, picked up the prize for best pic at the Catalan Intl. Film Festival here, which wrapped Oct. 19.
Net profits at Dutch-based consumer electronics company Philips shot up to 1.4 billion guilders ($700 million)in its third quarter following the company's continued sell-off of its loss-makers, or…
Twentieth Century Fox TV has hired Alex Collett to be vice president of drama, reporting to senior VP Dana Walden.
The Directors Guild of America has announced that it will posthumously restore the status of Herbert Biberman, nearly five decades after the blacklisted director was stripped of his position as a…
Benefiting from connections to two "rich uncle" investment sources, recent Silicon Valley transplant Animation Science Corp. announced Thursday it had received an operational infusion of more than $8…
Marty Bauer, who has had a turbulent tenure as president of United Talent Agency since its inception six years ago, stepped down from his post on Thursday to assume a newly created role as senior…
Richard Weitz, a 28-year-old agent at ICM, is ankling the agency to head the TV literary department at Endeavor, sources say.
Marc Schiller, who built and led the House of Blues' new media division for 3-1/2 years, has resigned his position at the national chain of music nightspots to form his own Internet-oriented…
The lunchtime crowd at Ago --- the new Melrose Avenue restaurant at the site of the former Cicada --- got to watch a Wednesday lunchtime broil between "Natural Born Killers" original screenwriter…
The American Film Marketing Assn. this year will make its first appearance at the Mip Asia TV market, underlining increased interest among film companies for the main television marts. The market…