Gov. Gray Davis has agreed to continue the state's anti-runaway production incentive program for another year after the state Legislature cut its 2001-02 funding to $10 million from $15 million.
"ER" doc Eriq La Salle has caught a case of the directing-producing bug and will turn in his hospital scrubs at the end of next season.
Director John McTiernan, who most recently completed work on MGM's upcoming remake of "Rollerball," is in negotiations to helm Phoenix Pictures' military thriller "Basic," being financed by…
Leading investment bank the Industrial Development Bank of India is backing a $7 million live-action/animated feature from Crest Communications in the first such deal in India.
Beyond Intl. and producer Ron Saunders have launched a joint venture production company devoted to children's TV, feature films and documentaries.
Continuing its pan-European development spree, German post-production giant Das Werk has acquired a 25% stake in Belgian post house ACE Digital House.
Indie sales company Kevin Williams Associates will handle international rights on Joaquin Oristrell's "Sin Verguenza" (No Shame).
An Amsterdam court has declared Ocean Warrior, the production company behind the costly "Ocean Warrior" project, bankrupt.