Are American masses ready to brush up their Shakespeare? The Samuel Goldwyn Co. hopes so. The company said Tuesday that it has planned a late-summer blitz for between 300 and 700 screens for director…
Richard Riordan starts work today as the city's new mayor, assuming the mantle at a time when the entertainment industry is torn by a love/hate relationship with Los Angeles.
"Praying With Anger," directed by M. Night Shyamalan, has been chosen as the winner of the American Film Institute Festival's First Film Competition for American independent filmmakers. The film was…
Beth Kennedy, the woman who has been Mayor Tom Bradley's film czar over the past year, was terminated Tuesday, sources said.
Producer Steven J. Wolfe said Tuesday that Fairuza Balk will star in writer/director Salome Breziner's "Tollbooth," skedded to start production in the Florida Keys Aug. 3.
The American Film Marketing Assn. has teamed with UCLA Extension to present nine seminars on international film marketing, distribution and financing. A hundred people have registered for the…
Monday's story about GoodTimes Home Video should have said "The Marky Mark Workout Video" stars Marky Mark, and Fabio stars in the upcoming vid "Fabio About Romance."
Chopsocky thesp Jeff Wincott, who just wrapped Image Pictures' "Martial Outlaw," is set to star in another Image outing, "Fatal Impact," which starts lensing Aug. 23 in Los Angeles.
Although Weimar Germany was known for some enlightenment regarding homosexuality, this openness was shattered in 1933 when the Nazis assumed power and enacted Article 175, making homosexuality…
Carlotta Florio has been promoted to veepee of special projects for Columbia Pictures from executive director of special projects.