Sean O'Halloran is segueing from the hottest seat in Australian pay TV --- CEO of beleaguered satcaster Australis Media --- to one of the best-upholstered jobs in Oz film and TV production and…
Managers Jeff Kwatinetz and Michael Green, who recently ankled Gallin/Morey, have formed the Firm, a management shingle that will rep actors, filmmakers and musicians.
Rodeo Drive's Dyansen Gallery was the site of a family reunion Sept. 24 as Variety's third annual American Music Legend Award was presented to seven members of the Newman clan of film composers.
Sandra Bullock is near a deal to star for director Griffin Dunne in Warner Bros.' "Practical Magic." The film is based on an Alice Hoffman novel adapted by Robin Swicord. Filming is expected to begin…
The Canadian government has filed an application to force Warner Music Group to make its products available to BMG Direct, the BMG conglom's record club.
Fox Searchlight's "The Ice Storm" got a warm reception when it opened the 35th New York Film Festival at Lincoln Center on Friday. The crowd burst into applause when director Ang Lee said, "I was…
James Woods is close to a deal to star in "Another Day In Paradise," director Larry Clark's follow-up to "Kids."
HorsePower Entertainment nabbed a mid-six-figure payday from TriStar Pictures for its pitch "Dreadnaught," an action-thriller in the Tom Clancy vein.
TNT and USA, the networks that harvest the highest primetime ratings in ad-supported cable, both had a lot to brag about in the third-quarter Nielsen printouts.
The Western unit of the Writers Guild of America hopes it's found a way to circumvent its uncooperative Eastern partners.