Sony Pictures Entertainment has tapped Linda Carpenter for the newly created post of VP, advanced entertainment systems. She will serve as technical liaison between SPE and other Sony companies, in…
ROME – Italian festival entrepreneur, screenwriter and film producer Felice Laudadio has been named curator of the Venice Intl. Film Festival, replacing outgoing director Gillo Pontecorvo. Laudadio…
MADRID – Spain now has a second digital TV alliance that will go head-to-head with the platform to be launched in January by Sogecable, a joint venture of Canal Plus France and Spanish major Prisa…
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…
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.
Clint Eastwood was the top honoree at the 43rd annual American Cinema Editors (ACE) Eddie Awards on Saturday.