Canadian format specialist Distraction has placed U.S. gameshow "Dirty Rotten Cheater" on French pubcaster France 2. "Qui est le bluffeur?" will be produced by Reservoir Prods. and stripped daily…
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan was Monday charged with poaching endangered black buck during a movie shoot in Rajasthan state eight years ago.
CBS is expected to say good night and good luck to Dan Rather tonight, as his deal to leave the net is expected to be finalized today. CBS' "Evening News" is preparing a segment on Rather's 44-year…
Following its world preem at the Karlovy Vary Festival, which begins June 30, Swiss-born helmer Hans Steinbichler's "Winterreise" will open the FilmFest Munich on July 15.
Less than a week after the Chandler family called for a break-up of the Tribune Co., Tribune unleashed several moves Monday meant to show everything is under control. Conglom released its revenue…
It's getting so you can't swing a cat without hitting a millionaire on the Rialto these days. Seven shows were members of the millionaires' club -- meaning each cracked more than a mil in grosses for…
Cabler OLN will change its name to Versus in September and bow five original skeins beginning that month. New shows include "The Huntley Way" (working title), which pits Los Angeles thesp Huntley…
The free summer offering of kid-friendly Theatreworks/USA gets a boost from "Avenue Q" creatives, with composer-lyricist team Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx contributing to "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie…
Off Broadway's MCC Theater, currently doing strong biz with Neil LaBute's "Some Girl(s)," has another LaBute play in the works for the same slot next year: "In a Dark, Dark House" will be the final…
It's musical chairs in Australia's exhibition and distribution biz following last month's departure of Jim Collier, managing director of Amalgamated Holdings' Greater Union loop.