Former Price Waterhouse exec Peter Halt has been granted veepee/ corporate controller stripes for Sony Pictures Entertainment, with specific oversight of financial reporting for the studio.
In another rousing B.O. frame overseas, "Alien Resurrection" notched socko world preems in France and Switzerland, "Hercules" flexed its muscles in Europe and "The Peacemaker" collected tidy sums in…
Disney's "The Lion King" leapt into the Broadway record books last weekend, wrapping an estimated $4 million to become the fastest, biggest ticket-seller in New York's legit history.
In a move that could team him with Oscar-winning director Anthony Minghella, actor Matt Damon --- who stars in the upcoming "John Grisham's The Rainmaker" and "Good Will Hunting" --- is in talks for…
Eric Feeble, the tormented urban hero of Klasky Csupo's latest animated series, faces the same problem as millions of his real-life counterparts: He has way too much stress in his life.
The Sci-Fi Channel has picked up all 24 hours of the 1995-96 CBS drama “American Gothic,” created by Shaun Cassidy, for airing on the channel beginning Jan. 2. Joining the Sci-Fi primetime lineup…
Addressing more than 200 film commissioners from around the globe, industry production execs reminded government representatives that despite big budgets, the pressure to shave every dollar off the…
A "first" for 3D computer animation will be unveiled in Las Vegas this December, when the IMAX 3D simulator film "Race For Atlantis" debuts at Caesar's Palace in the largest IMAX Dome ever built for…
Paramount Pictures has acquired Simon and Marita Black's comedy pitch "Take Me to Your Leader" for Gold/Miller to produce.
Actor Jason Lee, whose credits include "Mallrats" and "Chasing Amy," is set to join Will Smith and Gene Hackman in the Jerry Bruckheimer Prods./Touchstone Pictures political conspiracy thriller…