Frances McDormand will star opposite Michael Douglas in "Wonder Boys," which "L.A. Confidential" helmer Curtis Hanson is directing and Scott Rudin is producing for Paramount.
Panavision's Albert Mayer and Tak Miyagishma will receive the President's Award from the American Society of Cinematographers at the org's annual gala Feb. 21 at the Century Plaza Hotel.
K. Leigh Chapman has been tapped as veep and senior employment counsel, corporate legal for Warner Bros.
Barry Diller-owned Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch Inc. on Tuesday reported fourth quarter sales surged 143% to $13.6 million over the same period a year ago.
Goodspeed Musicals has announced the lineup for its annual season, which will begin April 9 with a revival of the Tony Award-winning "On the Twentieth Century."
An update on some Oscar winners and the most prominent bridesmaids from 1978. Michael Cimino: The Oscar-winning helmer of “The Deer Hunter” would use his newly minted cachet to set up his next…
The NBC O&O group has inked a deal with Warner Bros.' syndie arm to take over distribution of the Peacock's nightly entertainment magazine strip "Access Hollywood."
CNBC has promoted Mark Hoffman to managing editor of business news.
Mitch Goldman, one of New Line's most senior executives, has abruptly ankled his post as president of marketing and distribution for the Time Warner-owned minimajor.
The high-profile failure of "Fantasy Island" hasn't soured ABC on the notion of working with big-name film talent -- though the cost of such deals may make the web think twice about committing to…
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