Animation house Will Vinton Studios ("The PJs") has upped Laura Myhre to the new position of manager of development.
Pamela Levine Katz has been upped to senior veep of marketing planning and research at Twentieth Century Fox. Katz will helm marketing research and strategy development for the studio's domestic…
Oprah Winfrey elbowed Jerry Springer out of the top spot among daytime yakkers in a sweeps week when Rosie O'Donnell and Montel Williams also posted double-digit gains, according to Nielsen's latest…
TNT has promoted Kim Long to senior VP of production, announced Robert DeBitetto, executive VP for the cable web.
Blue Rider Pictures, which is selling Minnie Driver and Kate Driver's production "Slow Burn" for foreign, recently optioned Ehren Kruger's script "Mythic."
Seventh Art Releasing has picked up North American rights to German docu "Karussell" from writer-director Ilona Ziok. Pic, which preemed at the Berlin Film Fest, focuses on the life of German-born…
Consolidating its international presence, Lakeshore Entertainment has closed output deals with German broadcaster and distributor Tele-Muenchen (TMG) for German-speaking territories and with…
A deal has been reached at the Roundabout Theater Co. to produce Brian Friel's "Give Me Your Answer, Do!" as its first play of the new Off Broadway season at the Gramercy Theater.
The tragic shootings at Columbine High School have, at least temporarily, claimed another victim: The CBS drama pilot "Falcone."
In a dramatic retreat from its aggressive megaplex-building strategy, AMC Entertainment revealed Wednesday that its future complexes will be smaller than the 24- and 30-screen sites it has built in…
The Theater Authority, a 65-year-old organization that helps needy actors, is calling for a performers' boycott of the upcoming Children's Miracle Network telethon in the wake of a dispute between…