Judging by last week's Consumers Electronics Show and Television Critics Assn. confab, it will be a lean scene on the fest and tradeshow circuit this year.
Russia's biggest-budget movie ever, the nearly $40 million sci-fi actioner "Obitaemyi ostrov" (Inhabited Island), opened with a bang, taking in more than $15 million locally in its first weekend.
Kristin Scott Thomas and Anne-Marie Duff have joined the cast of Sam Taylor-Wood's debut feature "Nowhere Boy," about the late former Beatle John Lennon.
Russia's decision to cut off European gas supplies Wednesday as its dispute with Ukraine escalated has left cinema audiences shivering in the worst affected countries, including Bosnia and Bulgaria.
E! Entertainment has greenlit a docu-soap that showcases the lives of female actresses in hip-hop videos.
Legit and booking agent Roland Scahill has joined the Gersh Agency's theater department, which is now led by Gersh agent and partner John Buzzetti.
The Style Network has signed a first-look deal with fashion maven Finola Hughes to produce exclusive programming and handle hosting duties for various shows.
Jeff Aldrich, who managed the A&R of film soundtracks among other duties during his eight years at Warner Bros., has been named senior VP, A&R, RCA Music Group.
"Slumdog Millionaire" was the big winner at the 14th annual Critics' Choice awards, nabbing kudos for picture, director (Danny Boyle), writer (Simon Beaufoy), young actor/actress (Dev Patel) and…
The hefty pricetag to advertise during the Super Bowl may have scared off major marketers during a down economy, but it hasn't forced Hollywood to sit on the sidelines.
Director Peter Weir will find "The Way Back" with Colin Farrell, Ed Harris, Jim Sturgess and Saoirse Ronan.