Independent filmmaker Irv Berwick, best known for his production of low-budget B movies for more than three decades, died June 29 of heart failure at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Panorama City. He…
Barton K. Boyd has been upped to chairman of Disney Consumer Products and Anne Osberg has been bumped up to prexy, Disney chairman Michael Eisner announced Monday.
Pics competing from the U.S. took the top prizes at the 27th Giffoni Intl. Film Festival, a showcase for family and children's films that wrapped July 27.
Nicole Ungerman has been promoted to vice president of business affairs for NBC Entertainment.
"Eve's Bayou," a drama about a well-to-do Southern family starring Samuel L. Jackson, will have its world premiere Sept. 7 at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
Terry Lawler has joined New York Women in Film & Television as executive director. Prior to joining the organization, Lawler served as director of development and production at Women Make Movies, a…
Michelle Katz has been named VP of business and legal affairs at Universal Studios New Media Group. Katz previously was at Paramount Pictures’ consumer products and anti-piracy departments, and…
Imagine Television, the newly formed TV arm of Imagine Entertainment, has tapped Skip Chasey senior VP of business affairs.
John Waters, one of Hollywood's most flamboyant indie filmmakers, has signed with Creative Artists Agency.
Watching a peculiarly American pop culture creation like Howard Stern make his first media splash in the Czech Republic made traveling 15,000 miles almost bearable.