This article was corrected on Feb. 21, 2001. NEW YORK — Yale law professor Stephen L. Carter emerged from the ivory tower last week and shook the book world from its February doldrums. A heated…
Timothy Hutton is in negotiations to star opposite Angela Bassett and Edie Falco in "Gold Coast," the next feature written and directed by John Sayles.
Property firm MEPC is seeking planning permission to build a major new film studio at the former Leavesden aerodrome, just north of London.
Imperial Bank has been named as a defendant in Intertainment Licensing's ongoing lawsuit against Franchise Pictures, its chairman Elie Samaha and Franchise president Andrew Stevens.
Lions Gate Films has acquired worldwide distribution rights to "My Big Fat Greek Wedding," from Tom Hanks and Gary Goetzman's Playtone Prods., and has added three other new projects that will be…
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.