Shannon Barr, founder of Shannon Barr Public Relations, has joined publicity firm Rogers & Cowan. Barr's staff and clients will move over to the firm with Barr taking over the title of vice…
Open Road Films has set an Aug. 16 release date in the U.S. for "Jobs," the indie Steve Jobs biopic starring Ashton Kutcher.
LONDON — London-based Intandem Films has raised £1.8 million ($2.8 million) in funds as part of its global expansion plans and has completed deals on nine pics, including comedy thriller "Killing…
Dave Brown and Zadoc Angell have joined Echo Lake Management, the management division of Echo Lake Entertainment.
BEIJING — Motion Picture Assn. of America chairman Chris Dodd believes opportunities are growing at a furious pace for Hollywood in China and the whole dynamic of the world's second biggest film…
President Obama trekked to Santa Monica on Friday, speaking to a gathering of entertainment executives and politicos at the home of Peter Chernin and his wife, Megan. The event, with tickets starting…
UPDATE: Universal's low-budget horror film, “The Purge,” is invading theaters at an alarming rate. The $3 million-produced feature from Jason Blum's Blumhouse Productions is on track for $14 million…
Producer-director Brett Ratner has signed with WME after leaving CAA.
New York-based distributor Tribeca Film has picked up U.S. rights to Felix van Groeningen's "The Broken Circle Breakdown," the film that had its Stateside bow at this year's Tribeca Film Festival…
CoverGirl is stepping up to give Katniss Everdeeen her latest makeover. The cosmetics giant has brokered its first major movie sponsorship with Lionsgate to tie-in with "The Hunger Games: Catching…