The U.K. government has frozen the cost of the TV license fee that funds the BBC for six years and made changes to the pubcaster's responsibilities that equate to a 16% cut in coin in real terms.
U.S. thesp Eva Longoria will host the 2010 MTV EMAs, the music web's international awards.
U.K. TV programs and formats continue to be popular overseas with sales up 9% to £1.34 billion ($2.11 billion) last year, despite the recession.
Stepping in for his ailing friend Michael Douglas, Danny DeVito accepted the Golden Icon Award at the Zurich Film Festival on Sunday.
The Zurich Film Festival gave its top kudo, the Golden Eye for international film, to Serbian pic "The Woman with a Broken Nose" on Saturday.
As the theatrical market for specialty cinema has shrunk and foreign presales have declined, indie producers have had to look elsewhere for revenue.
Like their studio cousins, indie producers are trying to harness the power of the Internet to find talent, generate revenue and reach out to audiences. Also like their studio cousins, they're still…
Richard Branson's Virgin Media has become the first British TV company to offer a digital 3D service for domestic customers.
In the lead up to next week's Mipcom TV mart in Cannes, international distributor DRG has closed a number of deals.
Ridley and Tony Scott's Scott Free productions is known mostly as the production company behind the Scott's own pictures like "Robin Hood" or forays into other American titles such as "Cyrus" and…
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%