Bollywood is getting a boost through Joost. Saavn, a New York-based content provider of Hindi films, TV shows and musicvids, has inked with the Internet platform to stream its vast library.
The Weinstein Co. has tapped Renee Witt senior VP of production. Witt, who will be based in Gotham, will work closely with Harvey Weinstein, co-prexy of production Michael Cole, and writers and…
Rogue has elevated Alex Heineman to VP of production and Andrew Deutschman to creative executive. Promotions come as Rogue continues to accelerate its 2008 development slate.
New Haven's Long Wharf Theater and Goodspeed Opera House led the legit kudos from the Connecticut Critics Circle. Long Wharf took four awards, including the play nod for "Uncle Vanya," while…
Sony has expanded the creative advertising duties of Tommy Gargotta to incorporate global launches, a growing focus for the conglom.
How about this for a bargain basement? Sammy Davis Jr., guesting in "I Dream of Jeannie" on Columbia's Stage 14, was setting such high wah-wah marks on the sound meter, it prevented "The Monkees"…
Swedish distribs have been mopping up Cannes buzz titles.
Lindsay Lohan has asked to remain in the indie project "Poor Things" despite having entered rehab. "Poor Things" producers Shirley MacLaine and Rob Hickman are revamping the shooting schedule to…
After years of making some of RTL Television's most successful series, stuntman-turned-producer Hermann Joha of Cologne-based shingle Action Image is producing an English-language action pic for…
Universal and Warner Bros. are conjuring a massive Harry Potter attraction to debut before the last installment of J.K. Rowling's monster lit franchise hits the bigscreen.
Helen Mirren may be swapping Buckingham Palace for the Gaza Strip for her next leading role. The thesp is attached to star as a Jewish woman whose journo daughter falls in love with a Palestinian and…