Beginning in 2002, Snider and Parent worked to repair the relationship. By then Jackson had reached the top of the A-list with the first film in New Line's "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy. They made…
The two executives charged with enacting the rules were Stuber and Parent, and U's production chiefs often found themselves putting out fires. "Meet the Fockers," placed on the 2004 schedule even…
Not only was it a PR crisis, but it destroyed studio marketing plans. Through a series of appearances after opening weekend, when many campaigns are usually over, Crowe was to have helped build an…
Stacy Snider arrived in New York for the April 19 premiere of "The Interpreter" in a funk. The chairman of Universal Pictures, normally not one to betray unwanted emotions, couldn't hide her…
As if it weren't enough for NBC entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly that ABC is crushing his network in ratings. Then his wife, Cristan Reilly, goes and pays seven grand for an on-set lunch with…
Fire gutted Aardman Animations' warehouse in Bristol, England, on Monday, destroying props and sets from several of its claymation films, including "Wallace & Gromit" and "Chicken Run," Aardman's…
Elton John gets the ELLA award for his songwriting and charitable work tonight at the BevHilton.
It took more than 11 years, but another entertainment series has bested an original episode of NBC's "ER" in television's key young-adult demo.
Calif. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed a law aiming to terminate sales of "Grand Theft Auto" and certain other types of videogames to minors.
Hyde Park Entertainment and Vincent Newman Entertainment have rediscovered "Paradise Lost." The banners have partnered to produce a feature version of John Milton's epic poem, based on an adaptation…
Screen Actors Guild CEO Greg Hessinger has hired advertising industry veteran JoAnne Kessler as national director of commercial and industrial contracts.