Henk Kivits, the chief exec of Euro legit producing giant Stage Entertainment Group, will ankle his post this summer to be replaced by current Stage international exec producer Peter O'Keeffe.
The James Bond franchise's four key production designers will receive the Cinematic Imagery Award at the Feb. 2 Art Directors Guild Excellence in Production Design kudos.
AMPAS has boosted its Science and Technology Council membership to 25 with the addition of eight new participants.
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Moonshine, machismo and rivers of gore make for a heady brew in "Lawless," Australian helmer John Hillcoat's stylishly assembled Prohibition-era gangster pic.
While the changes to the best picture and animated feature categories got most of the attention, the Academy has also retooled the visual effects bakeoff.
"The King's Speech," "Inception" and "Black Swan" all received top honors for production design at the Art Directors Guild Awards at the Beverly Hilton Saturday evening.
At last week's Academy visual effects bakeoff, Acad governor Bill Taylor introduced the evening by noting that the seven films still in the Oscar race earned more than $3.3 billion in box office and…
"Precious" helmer Lee Daniels can't be easy to work for. But what emerged from reports of on-set tumult is a film that's been met with standing ovations at screenings and festivals.
Visual effects shop Illusion Arts has shut its doors, continuing the dramatic shakeout of shingles in the post and vfx industry.
Dutch media entrepreneur Joop van den Ende's live entertainment group Stage Entertainment has appointed Bill Taylor, former CEO of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Really Useful Group, as CEO of Stage…