Twentieth Century Fox has picked up motion picture rights to Robert Boswell's novel "Mystery Ride," the second literary property the studio has optioned for New York-based producers Deborah Schindler…
Sud Finance subsid Ulysse Entertainment has acquired world rights, excluding North America, to "Treacherous," a film noir thriller starring C. Thomas Howell, Adam Baldwin and Tia Carrere.
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Bob Finkel and John E. Goldhammer will serve as co-chairs of the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Primetime Emmy Awards show committee, serving as liaisons between ATAS' exec committee/board of…
Cody Cluff is the director of the Los Angeles County Film Office. Cluff's name was omitted from yesterday's Location Expo special report.
The American Society of Composers, Authors & Publishers has won the right to collect and distribute digital audio royalties, joining Broadcast Music Inc. and a new organization led by the Recording…
Vision Intl. chairman Mark Damon jump-started the American Film Market with his annual luncheon/sales preview Wednesday at the DC3 restaurant. Outlining the company's 18 films on offer, he prefaced…
Turner Pictures Worldwide has named Midge Barnett vice president of international sales. She will be based in Los Angeles and will report directly to Robert Lazarus, VP/general manager for TPW.
Actor/dancer Paul Mercurio, the much sought after star of Miramax's Aussie hit "Strictly Ballroom," has signed with Writers & Artists Agency.
Australia's Southern Star Group has established a theatrical sales division, naming Kim Lewis Marketing as its exclusive foreign agent.
Lawyers for billionaire Kirk Kerkorian have filed a revised version of his $ 675 million countersuit against Credit Lyonnais Bank Nederland, offering a new claimMDULMDBO in addition to previous…