With Albert Brooks’ “Mother” waiting in the wings for her theatrical bow, Brooks and “Mother” producer Scott Rudin have sealed a deal for another comedy for Paramount Pictures, sources said. Brooks…
Writer-director Jeffrey Nachmanoff will adapt Neal Stephenson’s cyber sci-fi novel “Snow Crash” for the Kennedy-Marshall Co. and Touchstone Pictures. Marco Brambilla (“Demolition Man”) is attached to…
: LONDON – Virgin tycoon Richard Branson officially launched his record company, V2 Music Group, last week. The move, announced last spring, marks his return to the music biz four years after he sold…
Partner Stations Network and Eyemark Entertainment have formed a non-exclusive joint venture to create and launch first-run programming for all dayparts. By working with Eyemark, which has access to…
Members of the industry’s major below-the-line union have ratified a new contract covering videotape production. The four-year agreement between producers and the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage…
Before your laptop computer is stolen, who ya gonna call? Robert Urich probably isn’t the first name that comes to mind, but the actor is an owner of a Tennessee-based company called Computer Sentry…
Oscar-winning scribe Ron Bass has picked the first two projects he’ll write for TriStar Pictures under his new six-pic, $8 million deal with the studio: “Cat and Mouse” and “The Code,” sources said…
As a gesture to help young underprivileged children, Warner Bros. is hosting a "Proud to Be Me" day today, organized by Sanford E. Reisenbach, WB exec VP, marketing and planning.
The way Clint Eastwood has it figured, about all William Munny has on Josey Wales was timing. But, as with gunslingers, timing is about all that matters.
The evening belonged to the nervous nominees, and all of them, decked out in their most photogenic finery, insisted they didn't care about winning.