The U.S. cable industry shuddered when AT&T announced plans back in March to buy regional carrier BellSouth. For the entertainment biz, the move intensifies the battle between cable companies and…
Vail Reese says he's not interested in censoring Hollywood, he just wants Sony and Imagine Entertainment to understand why "The Da Vinci Code" might offend certain groups.
Paramount's been trumpeting its bold moves and risktaking under Brad Grey. But it's become decidedly cautious about letting go of old projects.
Inspired by "The Da Vinci Code," Visconti has unveiled Divine Proportion pens, including a pentagram and five hidden numbers.
Strands: Undeterred by "mixed" reviews for its Tolkien tuner, the British production team behind mammoth "The Lord of the Rings" was all set to take up residence in 2007 at London's giant Dominion…
Having made just one fiction feature since 1998 -- "The Shanghai Spell" in 2002 -- Spanish director Fernando Trueba ("Belle Epoque") could end up directing four features and a documentary in five…
The Writers Guild of America will further its status as the biz's most confrontational union in the next few days. WGA leaders are heading into the lion's den, attending the network upfronts in…
Is there a new triumvirate in town? For Week 49 (May 1-7), "Jersey Boys" ($1,004,804) stuck it out as the No. 3 earner on Broadway, a position it first staked out a week earlier. Show remained firmly…
You gotta hand it to him: The man knows how to play the crowd. Announcing his third season as artistic director of London's historic Old Vic Theater, Kevin Spacey flattered assembled journalists by…
ContentFilm is emerging from its chrysalis after a year of transformation. Once the archetypal Gotham indie, Content has undergone an extreme makeover to become a fully fledged British sales company…