Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment have come to an agreement to do a feature film sequel of "Casper" and the studio has been granted the merchandising rights to the sequel.
Overseas Filmgroup Inc.'s first quarter profits were cut in half, largely due to increased administrative and personnel cost, the company reported.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. has added four new Los Angeles-based journalists to its roster.
Interactive programming provider Network Event Theater has named Linda Cardoso senior VP of corporate marketing. She’ll be working with NET’s programming department and advertisers to match product…
Naomi Wallace's "One Flea Spare" took the best play prize Monday in the 42nd annual Obie Awards for Off and Off Off Broadway productions. Paula Vogel's "How I Learned To Drive" continued its awards…
While Jim Carrey is awaiting a script for New Line's remake of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," sources say he's in preliminary talks with Warner Bros. to topline yet another remake, this time of…
MGM has signed Michael Madsen, Marg Helgenberger and Natasha Henstridge to reprise their starring roles in "Species II." Mykelti Williamson and Justin Lazard join them in the cast.
The Tiffany Theater has closed for structural renovations to its north and south stages. The Sunset Boulevard theater shuttered over the weekend after 12 years of continuous activity. In addition to…
"The Odyssey" proved a successful journey Sunday night for NBC, burning up the 37 metered markets with a 19.3 rating/28 share overnight Nielsen average. But even a third dimension couldn't push "3rd…
Steve Hewitt has relinquished the title of president of Hallmark Entertainment Prods. to become a hands-on executive producer of at least 16 original TV and cable movies filmed by Hallmark over the…