Leslee Dart has hired longtime Miramax Films publicity exec Tom Piechura to be a senior executive and strategist for upstart public relations company the Dart Group.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has determined producer credits for picture Oscar nominees "The Aviator," "Million Dollar Baby" and "Ray."
President Bush's first State of the Union address of his second term attracted 40% of the available primetime audience Wednesday night, making it the least-watched such speech in five years.
The phrase "supersize me" may take on a new meaning after U.S. helmer Brett Leonard's latest pic, "Feed," a psychological thriller about a world of men obsessed with overweight women.
Kevin Murphy is lyricist and Dan Studney the composer of the film “Reefer Madness.” The original film was on college midnight movie circuits in the early 1970s. Information was incorrect in Wednesday…
The Canuck production industry suffered yet another body blow with Thursday's release of a grim report indicating the film and TV industries are continuing to decline.
Former Gemstar TV Guide chief Jeff Shell will become programming prexy of giant cabler Comcast effective May 2. Shell will oversee the Philadelphia-based Comcast's interest in E!, Style, G4, Golf…
The Motion Picture Assn. of America has a new sweetheart in Washington. Starting Valentine's Day, John Feehery, a longtime GOP aide who's currently chief spokesman for House Speaker Dennis Hastert…
Berlin-based X Filme, producer of "Good Bye, Lenin!" and "Run Lola, Run," has launched a joint animation shingle with David Groenewold's media investment group Promedium Gesellschaft fuer…