Gotham is in the grip of a major production spasm. Shooting days in the city are have more than doubled in four years (to 31,578, compared with 14,858 in 2002). Area soundstages are at capacity. And…
In a world of film downloads and portable media, not forgetting DVDs, the idea of movies returning to center stage on terrestrial broadcasters' agendas sounds quaint.
Italy, which has at least 2.4 million immigrants who account for 4% of the population, lags behind most of Western Europe in terms of integrating ethnic minorities in the media.
Israeli auds can't get enough of "The Producers." Originally slated for a short run of 50 shows at Tel Aviv's Cameri Theater, the Mel Brooks stage tuner has been extended to the end of the year…
Strands: When not adding his lugubrious presence and bassoon-like tones to the filming of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix," Alan Rickman is moonlighting as a location scout. With the next…
Tuning In: If you don't read this column right now, your kids could die. Cynical? Surely. Fear-mongering? Obviously. Ready for primetime? Undoubtedly. NBC is at it again, frightening parents with a…
"Ain't No Mountain High Enough," a Motown musical created by the soul label's founder, Berry Gordy, will have its world premiere at the Ahmanson in the summer of 2007. Tuner, with a book by Gordy and…
Jetix Europe has appointed Stefan Kastenmueller managing director of the Munich-based tyke channel.
Attendance was up across the board at the Mip TV and Milia content mart in Cannes, held earlier this month, according to figures released Thursday.
After two years of restructuring, Splendid Medien is stocking up on film rights and will finance other ventures thanks to a e7.5 million ($9 million) credit line.