UNITED KINGDOM Carolyn Fairbairn has been upped to the post of director of strategy for the BBC. In heading the new division — part of BBC director general Greg Dyke’s restructuring of the pubcaster…
“Undercover Brother,” the John Ridley-created animated series which Universal and Imagine bought for a feature, appears on Urban Media’s Website UrbanEntertainment.com. Information was wrong…
Lions Gate Entertainment could be in talks to acquire as many as three indie film firms on the market. Freshly infused with capital totaling more than $33 million from a gaggle of investors including…
BSkyB said Wednesday that it will purchase British soccer Web site operator Sports Internet for approximately £300 million ($460 million) in stock.
Black Entertainment Television marked its 20th anni with a Black Power Celebration on Saturday in Las Vegas. Among those joining BET's founder Robert Johnson, prexy Stevie Wonder and chief operations…
NEW YORK — Columbia Pictures' "Center Stage" may lack ballet's traditional tutus and taffeta, but with fast-paced style it pirouetted its way into Gotham on Sunday night, bowing at the newly opened…
Michel Thoulouze, chief of the French cable and satellite group, Multithematiques, said the budget for new specialized television stations could reach $113 million to $140 million.