CBS is close to a deal to buy the U.S. rights to a new four-hour $17 million miniseries on the life of Jesus after LUX, the producer, ended negotiations with TNT, which had spent the last year…
The former director of the Mexican Film Institute (Imcine) is expected to be named shortly to the top spot at Televisa's film arm Televicine.
Two Gotham entertainment law boutiques have merged to form Epstein, Levinsohn, Bodine, Hurwitz & Weinstein LLP.
Christopher Pawlak has been elevated to veepee of creative advertising at 20th Century Fox. It's his third promotion since joining Fox in 1990.
New Line Cinema made a preemptive purchase worth low- against mid- to high-six figures for "Little Green Men," the new Random House novel by Christopher Buckley.
National Amusements has bowed Chile's biggest multiplex, a Santiago 14-screener, in an intensifying battle for the No. 5 Latino B.O. arena.
Financing for Tommy Tune's "Easter Parade" has been restored by the Nederlander Organization, which stepped in to back the Broadway-bound musical, a stage adaptation of the 1948 MGM pic of the same…
Warner Bros. has struck a deal with television director Dennie Gordon ("Ally McBeal," "The Practice") to make her feature directing debut on pooch pic "See Spot Run."
Trauma Records has announced the appointment of Linda Murdock as veepee of promotion. Her new responsibilities will include overseeing the development and growth of Trauma’s artist roster. Murdock…
A heated third-quarter battle for control among shareholders of Western International Communications Ltd. has begun to show up in WIC's nine-month operating results, released by the company Wednesday.
"The Mystery of Irma Vep" is being revived for a commercial Off Broadway run. The play, a sendup of Grand Guignol melodrama and various horror and suspense pix, was written by the late Charles…