Arista Records chief executive Clive Davis was presented with the Gloria Swanson Humanitarian Award at the 10th annual American Cinema Awards Sunday at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
Will the next Felix Awards presentation take place in Gothenburg, Sweden, in 1995? It is not as far-fetched as it might sound.
The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences and American Center for Children’s Television will co-sponsor the Children’s Interactive Media Festival from 10…
Selected to open this year's Rendez-Vous du Cinema Quebecois fest, veteran helmer Lea Pool's "Mouvements du desir" is an ultra-steamy update of the classic romance-on-a-train theme that adds new zing…
Rob Kenneally has joined syndicator Rysher TPE as exec VP, creative affairs, a new position in which he'll direct a new push into network and movie production and oversee the company's active slate…
Actor/playwright Steven Berkoff's film of his stage play "Decadence" is a ripe, belching, heaving, power-drill satire of 1980s Thatcherite Britain that's as full of excesses as the passe targets it…
To the makers of comedies, the Academy Awards is no laughing matter. "Serious people somehow are more admired than clowns," says veteran writer Larry Gelbart, reflecting on Oscar's usual snub of…
Michael Nathanson, who recently exited as Columbia Pictures corporate executive veepee, will assume the prexy/CEO slot at Warner Bros.-based New Regency Prods. Feb. 15, New Regency confirmed Monday.
Chuck Gordon, long connected to brother Larry Gordon at Largo Entertainment, has landed on his own in a four-year, first-look production deal at Universal Pictures, the producerconfirmed Monday.
Studios constantly rate talent, but how does talent size up the studios? Daily Variety has asked producers, directors, agents and others involved in the filmmaking process to rate the majors.
The joker was wild this past weekend as comedian Jim Carrey aced the competition with a three-day take of $ 12.1 million for his debut in Morgan Creek's "Ace Ventura: Pet Detective."