The American Society of Cinematographers has tapped Richard Crudo as president and named John Bailey, Laszlo Kovacs and Owen Roizman VPs.
Hyperion has inked a $1 million deal for the first two books from Cecelia Ahern, the 21-year-old daughter of the Irish Prime Minister.
The Writers Guild of America West has tapped veteran comedy writer Aaron Ruben to receive its Valentine Davies Award for public service.
Domestic Film DAILY
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$27.7M Sony / Screen Gems 13.13%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$778,903 Cumulative:$307.3M Disney 34.56%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$703,203 Cumulative:$17.1M Warner Brothers 34.59%
Showbiz guilds will flex plenty of muscle when FCC commissioners convene Thursday at Columbia U. for a daylong forum on the dangers of allowing further media consolidation.
Hollywood must invest heavily in anti-piracy technologies over the next five years, before fast-improving networks and storage capabilities overwhelm any chance of preventing illegal movies from…
Marathon Entertainment has sued Nia Vardalos, star and writer of the smash comedy "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," for her alleged failure to pay 15% of her compensation from the film to the management…
Pete Townshend of British rock group the Who was arrested by police on Monday evening on suspicion of possessing indecent images of children following an online child pornography probe.
A tentative deal between Hollywood studios and IATSE has been salvaged after a five-week standoff, and the proposal is expected to go out to members later this month.
The Mexican government made good its threat Friday and temporarily closed Canal 40 after the small Mexico City TV news station and broadcast giant TV Azteca failed to settle a legal row.
Reacting to financial headaches for thesps, the SAG-producers pension and health plan has extended the deadline to Jan. 31 for payment of its first-ever health insurance premiums.