Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
Nick Meyer, a former Paramount Vantage and Lionsgate exec, launched Sierra Pictures in 2009, and merged with Affinity in early 2011, taking advantage of the majors' retreat from the midrange and…
Simon West has come on board to direct the "Heat" remake starring Jason Statham, who will reprise the role originally played by Burt Reynolds in the 1986 action drama.
The Milken Institute is urging the state of California to increase its efforts to fight runaway production.
Sidney Kimmel Entertainment has come on board to co-finance and co-produce "Mr. Morgan's Last Love," starring Michael Caine.
Coming off busy Berlin, Cannes and Toronto markets, Sierra/Affinity co-founder Nick Meyer is looking to keep up the pace at AFM.
New leaders in the PR, finance and digital field include Jesse Jacobs, Chris DiIorio, Nolan Gallagher, Clint Kisker and Natalie Lent.
While it has two films premiering at the Toronto Film Festival, Nick Meyer and Marc Schaberg's Sierra Pictures also is getting ready to sink its teeth into "Shark Night 3D," its first pic with…
An intensely acted, minutely observed attempt to convey the arc of a romantic involvement.
Incentive Filmed Entertainment, launched at last year's Cannes Film Festival by Screen Capital Intl. and WMA with $100 million in funding, has radically changed its game plan 18 months into its…