Barbara Davis was terrified. "Our fifth child, Dana, was diagnosed with juvenile diabetes when she was 7 years old. Marvin and I took Dana to Boston's Joslin Diabetes Clinic for treatment."
Mike Marino has been promoted to senior VP and chief employment counsel for Warner Bros. Entertainment. He'll serve as lead employment counsel for all of Warner Bros.' businesses worldwide.
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Fox and Disney are among 11 applicants vying for one of the digital broadcast satellite (BS) channels that will open up in Japan when the analog broadcasting signal is switched off in July 2011.
BBC Worldwide Channels announced Tuesday the appointment of Deepak Shourie as director, South Asia.
Megascreen exhib Imax has spent the past several months beefing up its presence in China, and with the recent success of local Chinese production "Aftershock" debuting with more than $640,000 on 12…
Mandeville Films and Top Cow Productions have placed a target on the comicbook "Crosshair" as a bigscreen adaptation.
"When my father was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease 16 years ago, I watched him progress through a very slow and painful deterioration," says Ryan Reynolds.
South Korea's Pusan Film Festival has announced this year's recipients of the Asia Cinema Fund awards, the program that supports Asian independent feature and documentaries.
Bollywood thesp Ravi Baswani, who was featured in such pics as "Jaane bhi do yaaro," died following a heart attack July 27 in Shimla, India. He was 63.
Britain's libel and defamation laws are stricter than they are in the United States, which is one reason that celebrities increasingly have sought to sue American publications in London or elsewhere…
CBS Studios Intl. has sold "The Defenders" to FX U.K.