Online music swappers beware: Starting this week, the next file you download could be a subpoena. After months of dancing around the issue of prosecuting individual cyberpirates, the Recording…
Markets & Festivals
Sales fell and losses deepened at Winchester Entertainment in the past financial year, but the sales company claims to be on the slow road to recovery.
Viacom Prods. prexy Perry Simon has signed a new multiyear deal, keeping him in charge of the boutique studio.
Nobody has seen anything like the Vivendi-Universal auction. In the words of Michael J. Wolf, head of McKinsey & Co.'s media and entertainment practice: "It's historically fascinating. At no time in…
Denys Arcand's Cannes fest prize-winner "The Barbarian Invasions" will raise the curtain Sept. 4 on the 28th Toronto Intl. Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday.
Chris Tucker is in negotiations to reprise his role as Detective James Carter in "Rush Hour 3" -- the only film role the actor has played since the first "Rush" made him a star in 1998.
The team behind "South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut" has regrouped at Paramount Pictures for "Team America."
For movie screenwriters and TV scribes, the Big Bucks are starting to dry up. Except for Hollywood superstars, salaries across the board are tilting downward -- so much so that the WGA West has just…
Jonathan Bing -- The Write Stuff
"Sleep Tight" will unquestionably fall into the big sleep now that its unaccountable selection in the Cannes Directors Fortnight is past. Difficult to endure and utterly without artistic point…
Follow the bouncing name: CBS has once and for all settled on a title for its upcoming "JAG" spinoff. The series, which revolves around special agents who investigate crime connected to Navy and…