When Jordan Kerner, the prolific producer of tender family fare such as the "Smurfs" franchise, "George of the Jungle" and "Fried Green Tomatoes," is asked to describe the root of his particular…
An Italo woman comes across a rotary telephone that can call into the past in "Discovery at Dawn," the second feature from thesp-helmer Susanna Nicchiarelli ("Cosmonaut").
There is a scene in "The King's Speech" that illustrates the impenetrable chasm between the lofty heights of British royalty and the stumbling, forelock-tugging serfs who ostensibly represent the…
For someone who had no desire to be a Hollywood agent -- she thought it was the least exciting field in town -- Nicole Clemens has lately made the kind of splash many agents can only dream of.
Fears that Hollywood will one day be a ghost town for production surprise the president of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees & Moving Picture. But that's not to say there…
Brad Grey, chairman and CEO of Brillstein-Grey Entertainment, has joined the board of councilors of USC's School of Cinema-Television.
San Francisco businessman Jonathan N. Zakin has donated more than $500,000 to the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television to establish the Lew and Pamela Hunter/Jon Zakin Chair in Screenwriting.
The voices of veteran actors Ernest Borgnine, George Kennedy, Bruce Dern and Clint Walker have been added to characters in DreamWorks' upcoming "Small Soldiers," the studio revealed Friday.
NBC has reached an agreement with the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians for coverage of the summer Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000, the 2002 winter games in Salt Lake City and the…
CBS walked away with the most nominations Monday as the Directors Guild of America announced its nominees for best directing of daytime serials and children's programs. Of five nominations, four went…