An innovation at this year's Sundance Film Fest was a pair of meet-the-press panels composed of participating filmmakers in the competitive drama and documentary sections. "We want to provide people…
Jason Flom is senior VP of Atlantic Records. His title was incorrect in Exec Shuffle Thursday. * * * Universal Pictures chose to give screenwriting credit to Tom S. Parker and Jim Jennewein for the…
Samuel Goldwyn Co. picked up "To Live," the latest film from director Zhang Yimou, who helmed "Raise the Red Lantern" and "Ju Dou," a 1990 Best Foreign Language film nominee.
The South African government Thursday announced the establishment of a film and television trust and a film/TV foundation to boost the industry.
The star-studded board of advisers to UCLA School of Film, Theater and TV Dean Gilbert Cates has approved a new professional mentors program that will team them individually with students for…
Twentieth Century Fox and Hughes Entertainment will hold a seven-city casting call Feb. 5 to find a 6-year-old to star in Fox's remake of "Miracle on 34th Street."
Mark Bakshi has been named vice president of feature production management for the Motion Picture Group of Paramount Pictures.
A 90-minute documentary on writer Samuel Beckett, titled "Waiting for Beckett ," will be shown Feb. 5 at the American Film Institute Video Festival.
Walt Disney Pictures has reached an agreement in principle with screenwriters Michael Hacker and Jeff Miller for the spec screenplay "Ironmen," which appears headed for fast-track development by…
While many pop acts are having a tough time landing a spot on the charts, the comedy album from Adam Sandler is experiencing double-digit chart jumps. The comedian also has landed a role in an…