Stephanie Allen has been promoted to exec VP of creative advertising and new media at Fox Searchlight Pictures. She will report to Fox Searchlight chief operating officer Nancy Utley.
Fox Searchlight has expanded its production team, hiring Jeremy Steckler and Matthew Greenfield as senior VPs. Both will report to production prexy Claudia Lewis. The duo were brought aboard to fill…
Turns out the burger biz is not battle-shy. Fast-food megalith McDonald's is hatching a "crisis management" plan to deal with Fox Searchlight's release of "Fast Food Nation" and the publication of…
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Fox Searchlight's new teen division is moving full speed ahead, with a name, new hires and several projects in development. The first release from Fox Atomic is expected by the end of the year, and a…
Mindy Kaling has sold a pitch to Fox Searchlight's new teen division, marking the company's first purchase. Howard Klein will produce. Comedy is set in the world of college sororities.
Fox Searchlight is promoting execs Nancy Utley and Steve Gilula to chief operating officers, continuing to report to prexy Peter Rice. Moves mean Gilula and Utley will be more involved in other areas…
Peter Rice, the guy behind arthouse hits "Sideways" and "Kinsey," is Fox's unlikely pick in its quest to get in touch with the zit-geist. To complement News Corp.'s recent acquisition of online…
Fox Searchlight will donate 10% of the "Roll Bounce" opening-weekend grosses to Operation USA's Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. Distrib, working with corporate sibling DirecTV, also will host free…
Fox Searchlight apparently has emerged victorious in the contentious Toronto fest bidding war for Jason Reitman's "Thank You for Smoking." And, following that victory, the Peter Rice-run specialty…
The old debate has been ignited yet again: When is a deal a deal? Paramount Classics claims it had a handshake agreement to acquire world rights to "Thank You for Smoking." A William Morris agent…