Prince drew his first chart-topper in 17 years as "3121" (Universal) sold 183,000 copies in its opening stanza, according to Nielsen SoundScan. It's his first record to debut at No. 1. His latest…
Producer Fred Fuchs has been named executive director of arts and entertainment programming at Canadian pubcaster CBC Television. Fuchs, former president of Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope…
Disney is not resting on its rides to pump its theme parks. The company's 11 worldwide resorts and other destinations are pulling themselves up after a post- 9/11downturn.
The Federal Communications Commission has quietly dropped recent indecency fines against eight broadcast stations. Without explanation, the commission issued a terse notice Wednesday stating that the…
Piracy topped the agenda as MPAA topper Dan Glickman met with Russian industry figures and legislators Wednesday during his first visit to Moscow in his new capacity.
Two cultural icons -- the Beatles and Apple Computer -- opened their legal battle Wednesday over who has the rights to use the image of an apple to promote music. The Apple vs. Apple trial started…
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, is poised to launch an advertiser-funded Web site to generate coin from the BBC's popularity overseas.
The Senate is poised to vote today on a new radio and TV bill that opponents say would further empower Mexico's two dominant television companies.
All3Media, the U.K.'s biggest independent TV producer, has moved into the agency business by acquiring Artists Rights Group, whose clients include "Doctor Who" co-star Billie Piper, DJ Chris Evans…
Singapore helmer Eric Khoo is seeking a Cannes compromise for short film "No Day Off."
Vayu Digital, the visual effects studio being launched by producers Barrie Osborne and Michael Peyser and visual-effects producer N. Madhusudhanan, is set to launch by May.