Expanding its indie financing arm before next month’s Toronto Intl. Film Festival, United Talent Agency has hired veteran international sales-distribution exec Yale Chasin. Chasin is joining UTA’s…
The Kings Speech
Five years ago, Glen Basner and Steven Samuels took a leap of faith and launched sales company FilmNation as the world went into a recession.
Elevated somewhat by the stunt casting of Bill Murray as FDR, this frequently tacky tell-all amplifies one aspect of "The King's Speech's" appeal by revealing celebrated world leaders to be as…
Attorneys whose recent deals and court battles have changed the shape of entertainment
LONDON -- U.K. entertainment lawyer Lisbeth "Libby" Savill, who has worked on pics such as "The King's Speech" and "Hugo," is set to join the London office of law firm O'Melveny & Myers as partner in…
Nine films received best picture Oscar nominations Tuesday, the first year in which the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences allowed for the number to vary between five and 10.
Mark Foligno will quit as managing director of London post house Molinare at the end of April in order to devote himself to running his own production and financing venture, MoliFilms.
So how much profit will "The King's Speech" actually make, and for whom?
The king has spoken.
An edited version of "The King's Speech" has earned a PG-13 rating from The Classification and Rating Administration, the org announced today.