Xavier Marchand, who recently quit as senior VP of European theatrical distribution for Warner Bros., has joined London-based Portman Entertainment Group as managing director of its film division.
When was the last time you thought about Soupy Sales? Maybe back in the 1970s , unless you heard him on radio in New York in the '80s. Apparently it's comeback time, again, for the pie-in-the-face…
Reginald Hudlin, director of "The Great White Hype," has signed his Hudlin Bros. outfit to a first-look feature film deal with financing and distribution entity Stone Canyon Investments.
The 32nd annual National Magazine awards, the mag world's highest honors, were handed out Wednesday at the Waldorf-Astoria here before a record crowd of 1,400.
Telescene Film Group is producing "Are you Game?," a reality-based gameshow pilot for Nickelodeon.
Jamie Foxx, star of the eponymous "The Jamie Foxx Show" on the WB Network, has signed to star in Trimark Pictures' comedy "Inconvenienced."
MGM has made a pre-emptive, low six-figures against mid-six figures option of newcomer Victoria Strouse's spec "Mary Jane's Last Dance" for Frank Mancuso Jr. to produce.
Australian producers fear hundreds of hours of New Zealand programming could flood into this country following an April 28 High Court ruling that Kiwi product is eligible for the local content quotas…
In the weeks preceding Buzz magazine's demise on Tuesday, two other monthlies, Los Angeles and Detour, embarked on separate missions to take over the failing publication's assets. And Detour is not…
The seventh annual Hollywood Literary Retreat, a weekend event devoted to the art and craft of storytelling in the cutthroat atmosphere of Hollywood, is set for Friday-Sunday at Zaca Lake in Santa…
In a last-ditch attempt to win approval for their proposed German digital pay TV merger, media giants CLT-Ufa and the Kirch Group have presented major concessions to European competition officials…