Lionsgate has upped Erika Schimik to senior VP of media and research for its film division. Schimik, who previously served as VP of theatrical marketing, oversees media planning, market research…
Stephanie Allen has been promoted to exec VP of creative advertising and new media at Fox Searchlight Pictures. She will report to Fox Searchlight chief operating officer Nancy Utley.
Sales agent Urban Films has taken worldwide rights outside Latin America to gaucho drama "Martin Fierro, el ave solitaria" (Martin Fierro, the Lonely Bird).
News Corp.'s Star TV is expanding its involvement in high-definition TV programming. It will produce the multimillion-dollar "Angel Lover" skein with Singapore's MediaCorp Studios.
France has become the first member of United Nations cultural body UNESCO to ratify the Convention on Cultural Diversity -- a principle that the U.S. fears will create more trade barriers to keep…
Rupert Murdoch must think the world is out to get him. Already struggling with China's love-hate relationship with foreign media, the mogul now faces India's crackdown on broadcasting monopolies and…
CBS topper Leslie Moonves will be the keynote speaker at the Royal Television Society's London conference on Sept. 14.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has announced record profits of £89.4 million ($152 million), up 62% year on year. For the first time, more than half of sales came from overseas. The…
Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco took the top feature film Humanitas Prize for their "Crash" screenplay at the 32nd annual kudos on Wednesday.
Road grosses fell in Week 4 (June 19-25) as the 11-show slate dropped 5.51% to total $10,969,516. This decrease was partly due to unreported figures from the "Mamma Mia!" tour of Guadalajara, Mexico…