Columbia University's film division has announced the winners of this year's Polo Ralph Lauren New Works Festival. The fest, co-sponsored by Polo Ralph Lauren and New Line Cinema, presented six…
Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp.'s sale of 14 theaters in New York City looks set to develop into a hotly contested auction, with interest from an array of players both in and out of the exhibition…
Indie film company Winchester Entertainment is planning a $20 million pic based on the life of Giacomo Puccini, the Italian composer who penned "La Boheme" and "Madame Butterfly."
First-time scribe Rebecca Hughes has closed two writing deals with Polygram-owned production companies.
Twentieth TV has filled out the key production staff for its new syndie daytime strip "Forgive or Forget," set to bow June 8.
Cable's Cartoon Network has amassed a 1998 on-air promotional calendar that the network says totals more than $53 million in media value, brand exposure, cable affiliate participation and ancillary…
In one of the largest deals of its kind, "Home Improvement" executive producer Bruce Ferber will earn more than $6 million to continue his work on the ABC series next season, which is expected to be…
Ewa Martinoff, a consumer products expert, has been tapped VP of marketing and brand planning for Sony Signatures Film & Television (L.A.).
Dan Rosen, whose black comic "Dead Man's Curve" had the Sundance Film Festival buzzing this year, has inked a blind two-pic deal with New Line Cinema, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
Extending its relationship with the writers behind "Anna and the King," Fox 2000 has paid a mid-six against high six-figure sum for an untitled dramatic pitch by writing team Steve Meerson and Peter…
James L. Loper, executive director of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, has been named chairman of the California Arts Council for the next year.
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