Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire, whose latest work, "Kimberly Akimbo," just preemed at South Coast Rep in Costa Mesa, is in final talks to close a two-script deal with Miramax.
The Los Angeles Conservancy's annual classic films series, Last Remaining Seats, will kick off its 15th season May 30. Hosted in L.A.'s Broadway Historic Theater District, series will be accompanied…
Employees of cinema group Gaumont, concerned for their jobs, are threatening legal action against EuroPalaces, a company that will unite Gaumont and Pathe theaters into Europe's biggest exhibitor.
Screenwriter Paul Attanasio has been tapped for double duty by Warner Bros.
Telecommunications giant Global Crossing has secured $100 million in financing from Bear Stearns' Constellation Ventures to build a worldwide extranet for the media and entertainment industries.
Marc Hernandez has been tapped as a lit manager for Zide/Perry Entertainment, where he will be responsible for seeking, developing and managing television and feature writer and director clients.
Given the mystery that shrouds the process, the 13 people employed by the Motion Picture Assn. of America to rate films might just as well be members of the federal witness protection program.
The 40th Critics Week at the 2001 Cannes Intl. Film Festival won't be for the fainthearted, for the lineup of pics are "darker than last year's," said programmer Jose-Maria Riba.
Heading into Easter and spring vacations, "The Emperor's New Groove," "Save the Last Dance" and "Rugrats in Paris" were pleasing plenty of kids, while older cinemagoers dined out on "Hannibal" in…
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