When I was reading Peter Biskind's Down and Dirty Pictures a few years ago, I was literally shaken by Biskind's observation that "in the '90s there were three New York-based companies comprised of…
From wrangling press to seeing stars, Ana Martinez handles Boulevard biz
Barry Frank, IMG Media's exec VP of sports programming, is flanked by Beverly Hills Media Group's Bert Bedrosian and Variety's Neil Stiles at Commerce Casino in Commerce, Calif.
"The World's Strongest Man" gets under way this week at Commerce Casino and will air on ESPN and the U.K.'s Channel 5. Viewers in more than 100 countries will get a chance to see brawny men toss and…
Barry Frank has revolutioned rights deals and built franchises
Indie romantic comedy "Don't Get Excited" is set to begin production this fall with a cast that includes Caterina Murino ("Casino Royale"), Sean Mahon ("The Seafarer" on Broadway) and Sal Richards.
Coming off a turn as Linda Lovelace's mother in "Lovelace," Sharon Stone has signed on to co-star in "Mother's Day," the indie drama that follows the interconnecting relationships of 12 mothers and…
With company private again, it's a leaner operation
Serino Coyne, one of the two big players among Broadway ad agencies, has merged with Art Meets Commerce, the digital services-focused company that, like Serino, is owned by parent con-glom Omnicom.
Writer-director Pupi Avati's colorless drama.
Lynn Nottage takes on one of playwriting's toughest challenges -- the dramatization of distant, gruesome political realities -- in her elegant and eloquent new work, "Ruined."