The Hollywood Black Film Festival will kick off its first-ever competition for black filmmakers Feb. 19-21 at the USC School of Cinema & Television.
After a lengthy search process, Mann Theatres has tapped former General Cinema veep Ben Barbosa as senior vice president for film and head film buyer for the circuit.
Kicking off the season of award dinners, the Los Angeles Film Critics Assn. presented its honors Wednesday serving up good will, humor and a chicken repast. In addition to such winners as Steven…
The WB netlet has picked up 13 episodes of the animated series "Batman Beyond" for its Kids WB! Saturday morning programming block, after the series' ayem and primetime preems scored superhero…
DirecTV's parent, General Motors Hughes, could announce the acquisition of PrimeStar as early as today, Wall Street sources said, although EchoStar Communications was rumored to be making a…
"Nova," the public-broadcasting series that has served up weekly science documentaries for almost 25 years, picked up the most prestigious honor in broadcast journalism doled out by the Alfred I…
Tobey Maguire has been cast to star opposite Michael Douglas in the Paramount drama "Wonder Boys."
Thoughtful portrayals of Jews and Judaism have been few and far between in primetime TV, but the same can be said for most minority groups, a panel of TV biz heavyweights agreed Thursday at a confab…
Each year, a new layer of people crowds into Park City. If you don't meet the people, you'll at least feel their elbows. And those elbows feel worse if you haven't mapped out your stay. Here's a…
Paramount Pictures has made a high-six-figure against a potential $1 million preemptive purchase of an untitled pitch by writer Lewis Colick ("Ghosts of Mississippi") for Donald DeLine to produce.
The look of the Academy Awards will be created for the 12th time by production designer Roy Christopher.