Nickelodeon has greenlit a third season of "Avatar: The Last Airbender," television's No. 1 animated series among boys 9-14. The kids network has ordered up 20 new episodes to begin airing next year…
In a move of corporate synergy, IFC Films and its Rainbow Media sister Fuse, the music net, are teaming up to release Lou Pepe and Keith Fulton's punk rock epic "Brothers of the Head."
"CSI: NY" scribe Peter Lenkov has sealed a three-year deal to serve as an exec producer on the CBS crime drama.
The screenwriters of the original "When a Stranger Calls" have sued Sony over allegedly being cut out of the development and profit participation in the studio's recent remake of the horror-thriller.
Billy Crudup, Richard Easton, Martha Plimpton, Jennifer Ehle, Josh Hamilton and David Harbour will join Ethan Hawke and Brian F. O'Byrne in the large ensemble of Lincoln Center Theater's production…
The 55th Melbourne Film Festival will close with "Suburban Mayhem" -- but the July 26 opener is being kept a strict secret. "Cinema seems to infiltrate our lives so much, I often wonder whether it's…
Spanish pubcaster TVE has acquired Spanish free-to-air rights to preschool animated series "Pocoyo," co-produced by Spain's Zinkia Entertainment and the U.K.'s Granada Intl.
Spanish private equity company Mercapital has bought Spanish cinema loop Cinebox, which will merge with Mercapital's Abaco to create the biggest theater chain in Spain, Abaco-Cinebox, with 465…
The DVD biz's high-def format war inched one step closer Tuesday, when the first wave of Blu-ray movies hit shelves a few days before the first players officially go on sale.
Don't count "Lucky Louie" out just yet. With a weak Sunday premiere audience of 1.5 million viewers, the HBO sitcom was pronounced DOA by TV experts last week. But after a week's worth of plays…