Los Angeles-based writer Boston Teran has become the latest first-time scribe to hit the publishing jackpot, inking a deal with Knopf for "God Is a Bullet." Knopf editor in chief Sonny Mehta recently…
New York's attorney general has found a secret weapon in the fight against crime in the music industry: Hootie and the Blowfish.
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New Line Cinema paid $850,000 against north of $1 million to purchase the Steve Cohen spec "Bachelor" in a sale that's memorable for two reasons: It's a big-money sale in a slow marketplace, and it's…
France's public television broadcasters are looking to the new socialist government to ease the pressure on network finances.
Devon Sawa --- the young thesp who appears in Warner Bros. upcoming pic "Wild America" --- has been cast opposite Vince Vaughn, Monica Potter and Joey Lauren Adams in John Smith's "A Cool, Dry Place"…
Stephen Rea, Illeana Douglas, John Ritter and Tom Arnold have just wrapped the indie pic "Hacks" under Gary Rosen's direction for Initial Entertainment Group.
Not long ago, the ability to do professional-quality animation on a desktop computer was more fantasy than reality. But that's not true anymore, thanks to the sophisticated animation software that…
The Walt Disney Co. has submitted plans to the city of Burbank for a new 10-story building --- with the ABC logo displayed prominently atop.
Following the handover to China, Hong Kong may get its own branch of the China TV Program Agency, which controls mainland television programming, an agency boss told Daily Variety.