"Who Wants to Be a Millionaire," the Godzilla of quizshow formats, is stomping its way into Japan.
The Island of Adventure at Universal Studios Escape in Florida has proved a resounding flop since it opened last May, according to Rank Group, which owns 50% of the theme park.
United News & Media has become the latest British media group to announce plans to pour hundreds of millions of pounds into the Internet.
After revealing her show-stopping set of pipes in "Little Voice," Brit actress Jane Horrocks has landed a record deal with EMI.
Billionaire Paul Allen is expanding his entertainment empire across the Atlantic. Clear Blue Sky Prods., his Seattle-based film company, has entered into a long-term alliance with The U.K.'s…
Spanish actress Penelope Cruz will play the female lead opposite Nicolas Cage in Working Title's "Captain Corelli's Mandolin." John Madden is directing the epic romance.
Former William Morris agents Charles Finch and Luc Roeg have launched Eclipse, a London-based management and production company, with backing from USA Films and Canal Plus.
Pinewood Studios has been sold for £62 million ($99 million) to a consortium headed by former Channel 4 chief exec Michael Grade.
The Rank Group has completed the sale of Odeon Cinemas, the U.K.'s biggest chain, to venture capital firm Cinven for £280 million ($448 million).
With little else for U.S. buyers to phone home about, the Chinese movie "Breaking the Silence," starring Gong Li, has kicked up a flurry of interest here at the Berlin Intl. Film Festival, with bids…