Amelia Heinle, who co-starred in the Toronto preem "At Satchem Farm" opposite Minnie Driver and Rufus Sewell, is close to a deal to join the cast of Artisan Entertainment's crime thriller "The Limey."
The consolidation of the exhibition world marches on. Kansas City-based Dickinson Theaters could emerge as the next family-owned regional circuit to be swallowed up by a national chain.
Jennifer Love Hewitt, the fright-pic ingenue from "I Know What You Did Last Summer" and its pending sequel, has inked a deal with Columbia Pictures to produce and star in an untitled pitch dubbed "a…
The American Film Market Assn. held its annual board meeting Thursday and elected nine new members.
Despite a full-tilt charge up the Nielsen syndie chart by Jerry Springer, Oprah Winfrey retained the talk-show crown for the September-to-September 1997-98 syndie season.
Only days after taking over as acting head of Russia's Channel 1 ORT, Director General Igor Shabdurasulov faces a challenge from Russia's parliament, the Duma, which is threatening to effectively…
Magicopolis, a two-theater venue, will open on Fourth Street in Santa Monica today with a performance by comic magicians Penn & Teller.
As the curtain rises on the 20th edition of the Independent Feature Film Market, there is a sense of history in the air.
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences has pacted with International Management Group, the world's largest sports and entertainment marketing firm, in a multimillion-dollar deal designed…
Seagram Co. may end up getting as few as two bids for Polygram Filmed Entertainment by the time the deadline passes today, increasing the possibility that Seagram will end up keeping PFE within…
Vice President Gore told a group of black broadcasters that the Justice Dept. is now reviewing a lower court's decision to throw out the FCC's minority hiring regulations and that the case may be…