Wim Wenders will produce "Open Road," a father-son dramedy directed by Michael Meredith, son of former football star Don Meredith.
The war actioner won another foreign battle as "300" edged Brit comedy "Mr. Bean's Holiday" to win the Easter weekend frame at the international box office. Bloody battle pic took in $32 million at…
Endemol and viral video site Break.com have signed a first look programming deal. It's the first time Endemol, the Dutch producer of shows such as "Deal or No Deal," has pacted to produce shows for a…
New leadership at struggling videogame publisher Atari pleased Wall Street on Thursday as the departure of longtime topper Bruno Bonnell led to an 11% spike in the company's stock price.
New BBC Worldwide America prexy Garth Ancier has made his first hire, recruiting Michael Ross to tackle business affairs for the company. Ross will serve as exec VP, business affairs and operations…
For its opening and closing films, the Tribeca Film Festival is opting for the unconventional: a compilation of shorts about global warming and a doc about the 2005 Gates project in Central Park.
Alliance Atlantis Communications shareholders gave a thumbs up Thursday to the proposed C$2.3 billion ($2 billion) Goldman Sachs-CanWest Global takeover, with more than 99% voting approval at a brief…
Joel Cheatwood, a programming exec known for his tabloid sensibility, is jumping from CNN to Fox News Channel, where he will develop programming for both FNC and the upcoming Fox Business Channel.
The Producers Guild of America has hired attorney Emily Kimmel for the newly created position of director of legal affairs and arbitrations.
Lionsgate and the Firm have tapped Jared Padalecki ("Supernatural") to star as painter Thomas Kinkade in biopic "The Christmas Cottage."
Michael Lyons, who once ran local government in the U.K.'s second biggest city, Birmingham, has been tapped BBC chairman and will start the job on May 1.