Satellite broadcaster Wowow will make a new slate of pics under the Wowow Films label, the company announced Thursday in Tokyo. Wowow has long been putting coin into theatrical pics, but will now…
Shoreline Entertainment has bought the 2,000-title Worldvision Cinema library, which features a mix of genre and classics such as "The 39 Steps," "His Girl Friday," "The Outlaw" and "Little Shop of…
The world premieres of theatrical works that look at two American presidents and David Mamet's first musical highlight the 2007-08 schedule at the Kirk Douglas Theater in Culver City.
Peace Arch has hired industry veteran Julie Sultan as exec VP of international theatrical film sales. Sultan will report to Kevin Byles, prexy of international distribution.
The Screen Actors Guild has promoted Jeffrey Bennett to deputy general counsel based in SAG's New York office. Bennett currently serves as counsel at SAG's national headquarters in Los Angeles.
It's not easy to turn YouTube stardom into the real thing. But Douglas Sarine and Kent Nichols, the duo behind online phenom "Ask a Ninja," are making some inroads, becoming the first video bloggers…
Conservative pundit-turned-MSNBC anchor Tucker Carlson is launching yet another new career: gameshow host. Carlson has been tapped to host "Do You Trust Me?," the quizzer format Phil Gurin ("The…
Roscoe Lee Browne, who won an Emmy in 1986 for his appearances as Dr. Barnabus Foster on "The Bill Cosby Show," died Wednesday at Cedars-Sinai hospital in Los Angeles of cancer. He was 81.
Malibu International Film Festival kicks off, Spencer Jon Helfen Fine Arts features "The California Modernist Landscape," CeU plays Temple Bar, more