Jason Weiss has been appointed veepee of MGM's new division dedicated to the development and production of direct-to-video product.
MGM has acquired worldwide television and homevid rights to "A Dog's Breakfast," an original dark comedy shot by members of the cast and crew of the sci-fi series "Stargate Atlantis" and "Stargate…
Who's the boss of "The Hobbit"? This question has been growing more heated in recent weeks as the principal parties involved in the film -- New Line, MGM and director Peter Jackson -- have been…
MGM topper Harry Sloan thinks he's the best thing that's happened to the studio in a while -- and he said so at the Mipcom TV mart Tuesday. When asked what single new factor would be responsible for…
Amy Gruberg has joined MGM as senior veep of media operations. Based at the studio's HQ in Los Angeles, she will oversee the media strategy for each of its films, including MGM homevid releases, and…
Breaking up is hard to do, but the Lion seems increasingly eager to embark on the process. Just a year into its dalliance with Sony, MGM will limit their relationship to a co-financing partnership on…
MGM has acquired distribution rights to the Irwin Winkler-helmed 9/11 pic "Home of the Brave" from Nu Image/Millennium Films, which is being produced with Emmett/Furla Films.
MGM has acquired distribution rights to the Irwin Winkler-helmed "Home of the Brave" from Nu Image/Millennium Films. Emmett/Furla Films is producing the film, which will receive a platform release…
Dean Devlin's Electric Entertainment has landed a non-exclusive multipic distribution deal at MGM. Inaugural pic under the pact will be the $60 million WWI adventure film "Flyboys."
How much more can the Lion roar? A lot, if MGM chairman-CEO Harry Sloan's Wednesday appearance at the Mip TV mart is anything to go by.