Luc Roeg, head of independent films in the William Morris Agency's London office, has taken on the extra role of heading the directors' department.
It was the hottest June in 27 years at the U.K. box office, thanks to "Notting Hill," "The Matrix" and "The Mummy."
The ambitious French media group Vivendi has swooped in to raise its stakes in Canal Plus and British Sky Broadcasting in three separate deals worth $2.7 billion.
Hat Trick Prods. has struck a two-year deal with Warner Bros. to develop and produce comedy and entertainment shows for the U.S. market.
The BBC may be forced to sell off a 49% stake in its commercial arm BBC Worldwide if the U.K. government accepts the proposals of the committee it has appointed to examine the pubcaster's future…
Stephen Grabiner, who quit last week as chief exec of ONdigital to join Rupert Murdoch's eVentures, has instead taken a job with venture capital group Apax Partners.
NTL has emerged as the favorite in the race to buy U.K. cable TV business Cable & Wireless Communications.
Colin Vaines, head of production at the U.K.'s Film Consortium, has been named executive VP of development for Miramax Films in New York. Vaines succeeds Jack Lechner, who ankled the company late…
The BBC may be forced to sell off a 49% stake in its commercial arm BBC Worldwide if the U.K. government accepts the proposals of a committee it has appointed to examine the pubcaster's future…
Granada Group has agreed to pay £22 million ($34 million) for a 9.9% stake in the Liverpool soccer club, one of the biggest names in English sport. Granada, which is a leading player in the ITV…