Miramax Films confirmed Thursday that it has purchased all domestic distribution rights to the Christopher Lambert/Mario Van Peebles/Denis Leary starrer "Gunmen," which will be distributed through…
Former Aussie entrepreneur Christopher Skase claims that Kirk Kerkorian reneged on the 1989 $ 1 billion sale of MGM/UA to Skase's Qintex Corp. when he saw Sony bidding nearly three times as much for…
The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint against infomercial producer David P. Del Dotto for allegedly misrepresenting numerous features of his company's real estate venture called the…
Warner Bros. has bought scripter Michael Wilson's "Conrad Jones" for Amblin Entertainment, sources confirmed.
Hollywood executives and talent are readying a big push for L.A. Works' one-day work-a-thon, scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. Saturday at Exposition Park.
Members of the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists have approved a new three-year industrial/education/non-broadcast contract. Of the 22% of all eligible…
MASTER PRODUCTION & Location Services president George Rutnam has announced an agreement with Eagle Films executive producer Rene L. Ash to provide equipment and Malaysian location services for the…
Producer Ken Burns has signed up his series, "The Civil War," for another hitch with the PBS.
Universal Pictures has snapped up Austin Wright's novel "Tony and Susan" for producer Rosalie Swedlin and her studio-based Longview Entertainment, sources close to the deal confirmed Wednesday.
Vivian Boyer has been promoted to director of West Coast publicity of Warner Bros., it was announced Wednesday by Charlotte Kandel, senior vice president of worldwide publicity and promotion.
A publisher of Tom Waits' music is suing the gravelly voiced singer, accusing him of interfering with the use of his songs in commercials.