Box office was up last year -- and so were admissions after a down 2005 -- but Hollywood's aim to slash production costs weren't realized as the biz saw its first annual rise in the cost of film…
Star Jones is scheduled to appear on NBC's "Law & Order: SVU" later this season. Former co-host of "The View" will play an attorney in a May episode of the Peacock procedural. Rapper Ludacris will…
The Topps Co., maker of baseball cards and Bazooka bubble gum, said Tuesday it accepted a $385.4 million takeover offer from a buyout group that includes former Disney CEO Michael Eisner, but the…
Jerry Springer is taking on another TV show. "The Jerry Springer Show" host and "Dancing with the Stars" alum will be the new frontman of "America's Got Talent," NBC's Craig Plestis announced Monday.
Boosted by the recent sale of pay-TV unit TPS, M6, France's second commercial web, posted a bumper net profit of Euros 409 million ($535 million) in 2006, on revenues up 18.8% to Euros 1.28 billion…
The keenly awaited arrival of "Borat" in Italy lived up to the pre-release hype, further energizing biz in a cinema market already full of vigor.
Pathe U.K. topper Francois Ivernel has been promoted to oversee Pathe's combined British and French film production and distribution activities.
"Savior Square" won Eagle prize for film at the Polish movie awards Monday.
Yoshimoto Kogyo, an Osaka-based talent shop that reps some of the biggest comedy acts in Japan, has launched a Web-based content service with chipmaker Intel and mobile content provider Faith.
New Jersey-based Alfred Haber Distribution has picked up most foreign rights to two new series from the International Fight League, the first team-based professional league of mixed martial arts.
Aiming to expand its film and TV production, Intermedia has hired veteran Paramount TV exec Tom Russo as president of Intermedia Television and CAA agent Geoff Yim as VP of production.