Yair Landau has been promoted to executive VP for corporate development and strategic planning at Sony Pictures Entertainment.
In the latest videogame-to-film adaptation, "Wing Commander," a game distribbed by Electronic Arts that features live action directed by digital effects maven Chris Roberts, is slated to go before…
Elvira, Mistress of the Dark --- who continues to renew her 15 minutes of fame annually --- will make a special return visit to the station that launched her bosomy act when she hosts a special…
Jamie Kennedy, who co-starred in "Scream" and will be seen in its upcoming sequel, has been cast in the lead role of the indie pic "Starfucker" (aka "Dust and Stardust"), which began production last…
SFG Sports Corp. announced Wednesday that its Ultimate Fighting Championship XV event, skedded for Friday, will be the first TV broadcast to be transmitted live simultaneously over pay-per-view and…
New Line Cinema has optioned freshman screenwriter Joe Gangemi's theological horror spec "Black Ice" for an undisclosed amount.
In a less-than-exciting frame at the overseas box office, with some European distributors complaining about a soft market, the main heroes were "My Best Friend's Wedding" and "Men in Black."
Submissions for the Independent Feature Project/West Spirit Awards have been extended to Oct. 15. The annual honors to American films produced outside the mainstream will take place March 21, 1998…
In yet another executive shakeup at Live Entertainment, sources say David Garber, exec VP of TV, will be leaving the company.
MGM has tapped longtime independent media relations specialist Craig Parsons for the newly created position of senior VP of corporate communications and investor relations, starting immediately, the…