LONDON — Polygram Filmed Entertainment has hired Filippo Roviglioni to launch its Italian distribution company, which will open for business March 1. Roviglioni, who has 25 years of experience in the…
"Show me the monster!" That was the refrain at the 1998 American Intl. Toy Fair, which opened Monday and runs through Feb. 16. Although the advance troops for Sony's "Godzilla" were ubiquitous at the…
Warner Bros. and All-Girl Prods. have joined forces to option "Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood," the Rebecca Wells novel published by HarperCollins.
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German actor Ferdinand (Ferdy) Mayne, who appeared in numerous international film and TV productions since the 1940s, died Jan. 30 of Parkinson's Disease in London. He was 82.
Bokeem Woodbine, who co-starred in "Dead Presidents," will get a "Life" opposite Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.
Satcaster Galaxy Latin America has inaugurated a satellite uplink center in the Argentine capital, its fifth such facility serving the Latino market. Galaxy -- backed by Hughes, the Cisneros Group…
Allen Edwin Byers, founder and co-owner of Audio Rents Inc., a post-production audio rental company, died Dec. 16 of a stroke at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 72.
In a move that could significantly increase its TV profile, the Jim Henson Co. has hired former Fox Kids Worldwide vice chairman Margaret Loesch to be president of its newly created Jim Henson TV…
Upon wrapping Sunday, the Miami Film Festival announced a record per-pic attendance and gave its first audience award to Spanish Oscar entry "Secretos del Corazon" (Secrets of the Heart).
Taking on the most expensive unsolved art heist in history, 20th Century Fox has optioned the feature film rights to Boston Herald reporter Tom Mashberg’s article — which details his investigation…
Time Warner Inc. and investor group Boston Ventures agreed Monday to sell the Six Flags theme park group to Premier Parks Inc. for $1.9 billion in cash and assumption of debt.