Seven Arts Pictures has upped Eric Sandys from VP of production to senior VP of production, the company announced Wednesday. He will report to chief exec Peter Hoffman.
Not so very long ago, agenting in New York was defined by ICM's Sam Cohn. As rude as he was astute, the powerful Cohn was one agent who didn't need to return phone calls and, by God, he rarely did.
As Alan Rickman's icy Emma Thompson starrer "The Winter Guest" and Paul Schrader's wintry Nick Nolte drama "Affliction" unspooled Thursday night on the Lido, a steamy Venetian heat contributed to a…
Renowned British cinematographer Richard (Dick) Bush, whose feature credits included "Tommy," "Switch" and "Victor/Victoria," died Aug. 4 of a pulmonary embolism at his home in Devon, England. He was…
In what could signal new directions for Hallmark Entertainment, the company has lured veteran theatrical producer David Picker to its fold and charged him with bringing movie talent aboard to enhance…
George H. Newi, former president of the ABC Television Network, died July 22 of a heart attack while on vacation in Norway. Newi, who resided in Bonita Spring, Fla., was 62.
Lena Evans, veteran post-production exec and former prexy of f/x house Optical Illusions, has signed on as exec vice president at Caliban Filmworks, a digital post house that creates special effects…
Telescene Film Group president Robin Spry announced Wednesday that the Montreal-based company has hired two new executives to consolidate the management team following Telescene's recent public…
Ellen Albert has been upped to VP of planning and design for MTV Networks from her director post.
In an effort to stem the flow of red ink on its balance sheet, animation house Film Roman has tapped industry veteran David B. Pritchard to manage the company's business affairs as president and CEO.