However, even if NBC pursues a contract renewal, industry folk question whether Silverman will agree to reup
beyond next summer, when his pact expires.
Still, Telefilm has not committed to reup
its funding: a spokesman would say only that MWFF was still "under evaluation." Sodec, however, has returned to the fold, announcing in June that Losique's event would be once again among the eight Quebec film fests to share its annual C$800,000 ($750,000) pot.
And, in the final blow, Snider decided to run the reconfigured DreamWorks rather than reup
* Disney under Iger is likely to reup
with Pixar--and ABC's on fire.
Costars Norbert Leo Butz and Sherie Rene Scottare in negotiations to reup
their contracts, which run out Jan.
CanWest's Ten led the way when it didn't reup
a Sony movie deal in 2003.
Sherry Lansing announces she won't reup
on the eve of Paramount's dismal opening for onetime Oscar hopeful "Alfie."
Antena 3 also buys big" pies from DeAPlaneta, such as "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow," and is trying to reup
This year, it balked at paying substantially more than the $2 million a year to reup
with Warner Bros., which went on to pact with rival satcaster TPS.
Will "Poppins" fly if Schumacher, head of the company's animation and theatrical division, does not reup
at the House of Mouse?
Paramount thus refused to reup
its contract with him in 1965.