Despite recent layoffs and the elimination of Entertaindom, Warner Bros. Online has sent the message that they are still interested in the Web with its "Road to Graceland" animated trilogy.
Palomar Pictures has created a division devoted to the acquisition, development and production of documentaries. The new division, Palomar Real Life, will focus on feature-length docus shot in a…
Sony Pictures Entertainment is in final negotiations to handle domestic distribution through Columbia Pictures on Luis Mandoki's "24 Hours." Sony will also handle the pic in certain foreign…
The Publicists Guild of America has tapped Michael Douglas to receive its lifetime achievement award for his body of work and his direct participation in marketing his projects.
AOL Time Warner's Warner Bros. Pictures said Tuesday it has named the Coca-Cola Co. sole global marketing partner for two upcoming Harry Potter pics -- "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" and…
Marc Rosen has been tapped senior VP of Landscape Films, the feature motion picture division of Bob Cooper's Landscape Entertainment. He was most recently senior veep of development and production at…
The Producers Guild of America has named Leeza Gibbons to host its 12th annual Golden Laurel Awards, to be held March 3 at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Fine Line Features has promoted Gotham-based Merideth Finn to director of East Coast acquisitions and production and Alexandra Rossi to director of European acquisitions.
Momentum is gathering for a controversial effort among exhibitors to shed long-standing agreements under which they share distributors' costs for placing movie ads in newspapers.
Producer Gale Anne Hurd, child actor Jonathan Lipnicki, rap star-thesp LL Cool J and actress Jamie Lee Curtis will make up the roster of presenters for the first annual AFMA Honors Event, to be held…
Chris Rock, currently seen in Paramount's box office hit "Down to Earth," will be honored as comedy star of the year at ShoWest 2001 in an awards gala March 8 in Las Vegas.