A total of 28 productions have been selected to receive California’s Film and Television Tax Credit — the same number as was selected last year. California producers submitted 380 applications for…
Twitter is deep in the throes of a love affair with TV advertising, launching a program to let marketers tweet ads to TV viewers and inking ad deals with 16 media partners, including A+E Networks…
Celebrities are known for striking rich licensing deals to launch their own clothing, headphone or perfume businesses. But Jennifer Lopez is taking her entrepreneurial interests a step further to…
Music exec Jimmy Iovine and rap titan Dr. Dre are donating $70 million to the University of Southern California to endow a new arts, technology and business academy. The gift will establish the USC…
With nary a line of dialogue between them, two films in 2012 -- "Samsara," a doc that marvels at the wonders of Earth and the idiosyncrasies of its human inhabitants, and "Blancanieves," a…
Beverly Hills Bar Assn. continues to educate members
A look at recent productions based in Melbourne.
Twentieth Century Fox is in final negotiations for spec "The Last Witness" by Danish scribe Stefan Jaworski.
Russia has been admitted as a member of the European co-production fund Eurimages, giving a major boost to moves to increase international movie projects with the country.
Producers Gil Adler and Shane McCarthy have optioned the sci-fi horror comicbook "Night and Fog" from publisher Studio 407.
Army Archerd, whose 52-year run as a Daily Variety columnist made him unique among showbiz reporters, died Tuesday in Los Angeles of a rare form of mesothelioma, a lung cancer thought to be the…