Sixty film-related organizations have been awarded $500,000 in grants from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Universities such as UCLA, USC and Columbia, artist retreats, museums and…
Music network Fuse is making its first foray into musicvideo-free programming. Cabler has greenlit 10-episode sketch comedy "The Whitest Kids U Know" and hybrid reality-mockumentary "The P.A.,"…
Tyrese Gibson, who starred in Focus Features' recent release "Waist Deep," has gotten his production shingle HQ Pictures up and running with several key hires.
In its battle for legitimacy, Sony BMG has a reprieve. Company will not have to submit new plans for its merger immediately, the European Commission said. The ruling 10 days ago by the European Court…
There is no fixed deal to transfer Michael Grandage's Donmar Warehouse production of Peter Morgan's play about the legendary 1977 television interviews between President Richard Nixon and interviewer…
The core activities of Montreal's monthlong Just for Laughs comedy fest wrapped Saturday night with twin galas featuring John Cleese in top Python-esque form as industryites wound up their assessment…
NBC laughed its way to four TV Critics Assn. Awards Sunday, dominating the 22nd annual kudos thanks to young laffers "The Office" and "My Name Is Earl."
"NBA Zhi Zao" ("Made in the NBA"), a new weekly magazine show on NBA basketball and entertainment culture, debuted in China on Saturday.
Spanish broadcaster Telecinco has reupped with Zeppelin TV, owned by Endemol Espana, for three more seasons of "Big Brother." A reality TV specialist, Zeppelin will produce Spanish version "Gran…
Japanese-American actor Mako, who was Oscar-nominated for his supporting role in "The Sand Pebbles" and who co-founded the nation's first Asian-American theater company, died Friday of esophageal…