U.K. government treasury minister Stephen Timms has been given responsibility for the Digital Britain initiative, a wide-ranging brief that covers the future of broadcasting and telcos in the digital…
Commercial broadcaster ITV has taken a huge loss on the sale of social networking website Friends Reunited.
Endemol chairman-CEO Ynon Kreiz has given his senior exec team a makeover and taken operational control of the group's 80 companies in 26 countries.
European online music service Spotify is primed for an assault on the U.S. market through the injection of $50 million in new funding.
International sleeper hit "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo," which has grossed more than $70 million worldwide and been sold to 30 territories, has been picked up in five more countries, including…
A new chapter is opening up in the relationship between books and showbiz in the U.K. Every one of the top 10 hardback non-fiction bestsellers in Blighty last year was written by an entertainer, with…
Accio papal blessing! Harry Potter has always had plenty of B.O. followers. He's just never counted the Vatican among them ... until now.
Ole Sondberg is scoring smallscreen and bigscreen success with Yellow Bird, the Stockholm-based indie production company he set up in 2003.
David Tennant, the star of BBC sci-fi series "Doctor Who," and Sarah Harding, a singer with band Girls Aloud, have joined the cast of comedy "St. Trinian's II: The Legend of Fritton's Gold."
Eleven U.K. filmmakers have been selected to participate in Second Picture Syndrome, a training program that develops and packages mid-budget -- $10 million to $25 million -- genre pics and launches…
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Frozen1Weekend: $31.6M Disney
Out of the Furnace
Out of the Furnace3Weekend: $5.3M Relativity Media