James Murdoch on Wednesday jetted from London to Milan to meet at Sky Italia headquarters with managers temporarily taking over Tom Mockridge's duties as topper at the Italo paybox.
The Venice Film Festival's Controcampo Italiano section dedicated to new trends in Italian cinema will open with ''Scialla!'', the directorial debut of prominent Italo scribe Francesco Bruni.
Isabelle Huppert will be feted by the Locarno Film Festival with its Excellence Award on the Swiss fest's Piazza Grande Aug. 7.
U.S. producer Fred Roos, longtime collaborator of both Francis Ford Coppola and Sofia Coppola, has been recruited for jury duty by the Venice Film Festival for its Luigi De Laurentiis Award given to…
Tom Mockridge, who will succeed Rebekah Brooks as News Intl.'s chief executive, is a key Rupert Murdoch lieutenant who's worked for News Corp. in his native New Zealand, as well as Australia, Asia…
Woody Allen, who is being treated like royalty in Italy, started shooting his Rome-set "Bop Decameron" on July 11, stopping early-morning traffic in the Eternal City's central Via Del Corso.
Tom Mockridge, who will succeed Rebekah Brooks as News International's chief executive, is one of Rupert Murdoch's key lieutenants with a long history at News Corp.
ROME -- Rutger Hauer is in advanced talks to join Alicia Scherson's ''The Future,'' the first film adaptation of cult Latin American novelist Roberto Bolano's work.
U.S.-based Iranian helmer Amir Naderi's "Cut," a poetic homage to Yakuza movies, will open the Venice Film Festival's cutting-edge Horizons section, which has also announced its jury roster.
The 64th Locarno Film Festival has unveiled a high-profile lineup, comprising a larger contingent of established international auteurs, along with first-timer helmers, and also featuring some hot…