Warner Bros. has agreed to a new employment deal with U.K. construction workers to avoid shutting down production on two major movies, "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" and "Troy."
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Sirius was dogged by bigger losses in its fourth quarter as it quadrupled spending on marketing and sales during the holidays, the satellite radio company said.
United Intl. Pictures will handle theatrical distribution in Japan for two high-profile pics from Spyglass Entertainment: "Seabiscuit" and "Bruce Almighty."
Internet content syndicator Synacor said it has secured $6.5 million in Series C investments. Investors in the round included early backers Walden Intl. Investment Ltd. and Crystal Venture Capital…
Long-serving UIP exec Julian Stanford will ankle his post as senior VP of sales for Europe, the Middle East and Africa on April 7.
Media Asia will distribute Michelle Yeoh starrer "Masked Crusader" in Hong Kong, China, Taiwan, Singapore and Malaysia.
Argentinean director-producer Daniel Burman will start shooting his fourth feature, the father-son drama "El abrazo partido" (A Torn Hug), in May. Burman and Diego Dubcovsky are producing the…
L.A.-based Viastar has purchased 17.5% of Canuck high-definition video producer Yaletown Entertainment and is negotiating to buy more.
The Sahara India group launched Sahara Samay, its 24-hour national news channel, on Friday.
Essel Group, the backer of Zee Telefilms, is tying up with Shyam Telecom to approach the government for the second license to provide direct-to-home TV service In India.