Jonathan Freeman, the actor who portrayed the villain Jafar in Disney’s 1992 animated pic “Aladdin,” will reprise his role onstage in the Broadway-bound legit adaptation of the tale, in which he’ll…
The sentiment may not sound sexy, but it goes a long way toward explaining what led 20th Century Fox to tap Broadway producer Kevin McCollum for its new theatrical joint venture.
After making the festival rounds over the past year, including New York's Stony Brook Film Festival where it won the grand prize in Aug., 2012, "AKA Doc Pomus," about the songwriter behind such hits…
Disney Theatrical Prods. has quietly initiated early explorations of a live stage show featuring the Muppets, commencing late last month with a short but elaborate presentation directed by Alex…
An affable if familiar high-school comedy populated by bright pupils, badly behaved teachers and amateur theatricals.
Paramount Film Group President Adam Goodman wants to protect the sanctity of the moviegoing experience even as the studio stays open to all the other opportunities technology provides.
Global box office reached a record $34.7 billion. Check. International B.O. also grew to record heights, thanks largely to an unprecedented surge at the Chinese box office. Check and check. Those…
Just for Laughs Group, the 31-year-old Canadian producer of comedy fests around the world, has launched a Gotham-based theatrical division led by producer Adam Blanshay. Called Just for Laughs…
French indie distrib Diaphana has pacted to handle the Gallic theatrical distribution of productions and acquisitions from Nathanael Karmitz's MK2, a six-decade icon of French arthouse production…
Newly minted Artsploitation Films has set its first theatrical release with Kristina Buozyte's sci-fi drama "Vanishing Waves."
Writer-director Shane Carruth ("Primer") is opting to self-destribute his Sundance pic "Upstream Color" through his ERBP banner.