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Village Roadshow Entertainment Names Tristen Tuckfield as Executive VP Film

The former 30West exec will co-run Village Roadshow Pictures with Jillian Apfelbaum.

Australia’s Village Roadshow Subject of $523 Million Takeover Bid

Australian film and entertainment conglomerate Village Roadshow Ltd (VRL) has revealed that it has received a $523 million (A$761.2 million) takeover offer from Australia-based private equity firm…

Byron Allen’s Movie Studio Taps Former CBS Films Exec as CFO

Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios has named Reid Sullivan as CFO of its motion picture division.

Hemingway’s ‘A Moveable Feast’ in the Works as TV Series

Ernest Hemingway's 'A Moveable Feast' is set to become a TV series as Village Roadshow and the author's granddaughter, Mariel Hemingway, are developing the memoir.

Village Roadshow Options David Grossman Novel for Movie

Village Roadshow Pictures has optioned Israeli writer David Grossman's 2017 Man Booker-winning novel 'A Horse Walks Into a Bar' for a feature film adaptation.

‘Nash Bridges’ Revival With Don Johnson in the Works at USA Network (Exclusive)

Eighteen years after 'Nash Bridges' signed off following a six-season run on CBS, NBCUniversal-owned cabler USA Network and IP owner Village Roadshow are teaming with Don Johnson for a revival.

Village Roadshow Taps Former CBS Exec to Lead TV Push

Village Roadshow Entertainment Group has made another key hire as it builds out its TV business, naming former CBS executive Alix Jaffe executive vp television.

Village Roadshow Teams With Loyola Marymount for Student Filmmaking Grants (Exclusive)

Village Roadshow and Loyola Marymount University are partnering to give $10,000 production grants to five LMU filmmaking students and recent alumni.

Village Roadshow CEO Graham Burke to Retire

Australian entertainment conglomerate Village Roadshow Ltd. said Friday that CEO Graham Burke would retire at the end of the year after more than 60 years with the company and over 30 as CEO.

Shanghai: WME-IMG, Village Roadshow Launch Chinese Film Venture With Beijing’s Perfect World

The new film and TV production company, named Perfect Village Entertainment, unveiled a debut slate in Shanghai Tuesday, including projects from Zhang Yimou and Jackie Chan.

UCFTI Expo: Four Surprising Lessons About Making and Marketing Hollywood Movies in China

Targeted marketing, training more native professionals, and understanding the Chinese audience were among the insights shared by experienced Chinese film industry insiders.

Village Roadshow Files First Legal Action in Australia to Block Piracy Site

Hollywood studios support the move targeting the SolarMovies site, the first action under new laws in the country.