Miramax is developing a biopic of Timothy Leary for the bigscreen after snapping up rights to the upcoming tome “Timothy Leary: A Biography” by Robert Greenfield this week. Greenfield’s book tells…
National Assn. of Broadcasters topper David K. Rehr opened his industry's convention with a call to action on several fronts, drawing a rousing assist from former MPAA topper Jack Valenti.
Former Variety European manager and editor-in-chief Roger Watkins died near his home in Birchington, England, on Sunday after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 69.
Starbucks' frosh foray into the movie biz began Thursday when "Akeelah and the Bee" preemed at the Academy's Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
At Sunday's Village launch for "RV," producer Doug Wick said his comedy was "a welcome to the summer."
Tom Cruise's jet won't be logging all those miles Par had originally planned for his multicity "Mission: Impossible III" press tour.
Prior to the film's solid weekend bow, 'Silent Hill' thesps Laurie Holden and Jodelle Ferland had something to smile about at the L.A. preem on Thursday.
There's more misery in store at seven-month-old Hong Kong Disneyland this week as unions threaten to disrupt the park and two more execs ankled.
Sony Pictures TV Intl. has upped Keith LeGoy to exec VP of distribution, responsible for the overall management and direction of the company's licensing operations outside the U.S.
Mizrahi designs a mass-market line of clothing for Target, as well as an ultra-luxurious label for Bergdorf Goodman. In 2005, he bowed the "Isaac" show on the Style Network and was recently seen…
Of all the performers to have emerged from Gotham in recent years, none epitomizes the burg's dizzily paced eclecticism as vividly as Nellie McKay. Currently playing the featured role of Polly…