Nora Dashwood, a 23-year veteran of AMC, has been named chief operating officer of L.A.-based Pacific Theaters. She last served as AMC's senior VP of North American staff operations. In her new role…
Michael Ovitz's Artists Management Group has signed acclaimed visual f/x creator Phil Tippett ("Jurassic Park," "Return of the Jedi") and his Tippett Studio in a significant move that expands its…
Columbia TriStar TV Distribution (CTTD) has elevated Steve Moskofrom exec VP of sales to president.
Dominique Swain, who debuted in 1997's "Lolita," has nabbed lead roles in a pair of independent films: "Dead in the Water" and "Briar Patch." "Patch," a romantic drama, starts production early July…
Former NBC scheduling czar Preston Beckman, who ankled the Peacock in March, is joining Fox Broadcasting Co. as executive vice president for strategic program planning (Daily Variety, May 25).