Strand Releasing, the Santa Monica-based specialized film company, has hired Gail Blumenthal in the new position of vice president of distribution.
Sylvester Stallone has signed to be managed by Brad Grey of Brillstein-Grey Entertainment. The actor hasn't had a manager in many years, though he seems to be in need of some solid career direction.
Filmmakers from Columbia University's graduate film division, which has been steadily gaining recognition as a training ground for independent auteurs, will screen nine short films in a one-night…
Jane Clarke, acting director of the British Film Institute, has been named chief exec of the British Academy of Film & TV Arts, replacing Harry Manley in January.
The gala fundraising dinner for the Museum of Television & Radio literally stopped traffic Sunday night --- it was held in a enormous tent erected in a parking lot just off Beverly Drive in front of…
Warner Bros. has reorganized its East Coast advertising and publicity group, resulting in several promotions and new hires throughout the New York City-based office.
Wendy Michelle Jacobs and Peter Michael Riche, Aug. 31, Santa Monica. Bride’s chef and owner of Eating Gourmet Catering; groom works at More-Medavoy, an entertainment management company. * * * Leigh…
Universal Music Group has elevated Bob Bernstein to senior veep of public relations. The nod recognizes the communications exec's two years of cohesive public relations programs for the group and its…
Jenji Kohan and Christopher Noxon, Sept. 27, Los Angeles. Bride’s a producer-writer for “Tracey Takes On”: groom’s an executive producer of “National Geographic Specials.” * * * Rena Landau and Rob…