Mark Bakshi has been named vice president of feature production management for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures.
Arnold Rifkin, William Morris' senior veepee and worldwide head of the motion picture division, has joined the board of councilors at USC's School of Cinema-Television.
Performers from "Roseanne,""Seinfeld" and the features "Addams Family Values, ""Mrs. Doubtfire" and "Sleepless in Seattle" were recognized in nominations for the eighth American Comedy Awards. The…
Egypt is pushing ahead with a $ 200 million project to build a huge new TV and cinema production center near the Great Pyramids of Giza. The French firm Sofratev has been awarded a consultancy and…
CBS will air skater Nancy Kerrigan's return to the ice as a one-hour primetime special Feb. 5, a week before the web begins its coverage of the Winter Olympics. “Nancy Kerrigan & Friends” will air at…
Director Jim Sheridan is considering a number of projects for his next feature foray, among them a personal story about a distant relative who fought and defeated American Indian tribes.
"Heaven's Prisoner," a movie long in development and entombed by the bankruptcy reorganization of Orion Pictures, appears to be on its way to a $ 20 million-$ 25 million production at Savoy Pictures…
On the heels of winning two Golden Globes Saturday night and his Directors Guild of America nomination Monday for "Schindler's List," Steven Spielberg has been named the recipient of the American…
An all-style, no-content attitudinal actioner, "Shopping" is as blank-minded as its vapidly rebellious leading characters. Set in a vaguely futuristic Britain exclusively populated by valueless kids…
As the Sundance Film Festival hits the halfway mark, Park City is bracing for a major influx of industry heavyweights today. The first stretch limo appeared on Main Street late Tuesday, and the…