French mini-major MK2 has notched sales to 40 territories of Michael Haneke's "The Piano Teacher," which scooped the Jury prize as well as acting kudos for stars Isabelle Huppert and Benoit Magimel…
Comic Ellen DeGeneres -- whose new ATG-produced laffer just landed a slot on the CBS fall sked -- has been tapped to host the 53rd annual Emmy Awards. Kudocast is set to air Sunday, Sept. 16, on the…
Cannes Film Fest Palme d'Or winner "The Son's Room" will have its North American premiere later this month at the American Cinematheque in Hollywood as the opening film of a complete retrospective of…
The victory of "The Son's Room" reps the first Palme d'Or awarded to an Italian entry at Cannes in 23 years. But director Nanni Moretti's success followed another triumph earlier in the week of…
Sony Pictures Classics has acquired North American rights to director Jacques Rivette's "Va Savoir!," a Competition pic at Cannes, from Paris-based sales company Celluloid Dreams in a mid-six-figure…
With a return to dominance by its battle-weary Thursday lineup, NBC has put an exclamation point on its seventh straight May sweeps victory among young adults.
Spain has a new business game: pre-guessing what cards Telefonica Media will play to push toward profits.
Rain threatened the annual Cinema Against AIDS benefit May 17, but as guests sauntered down the red carpet and into Moulin de Mougins, the sun broke through, playing off the jewels adorning…
Europe and the U.S. went away the big winners at the 54th Cannes Film Festival. Crowning the cake was Palme d'Or winner, "The Son's Room," a poignant drama of bereavement from director Nanni Moretti.
After walking home empty-handed for 10 years, Regis Philbin broke his losing streak Friday night, nabbing two Daytime Emmy awards. Philbin was named best gameshow host for "Who Wants to Be a…