Paramount and parent company Viacom were hashing out late Thursday the final points of a sale of the DreamWorks library to Soros Fund Management for about $900 million.
Broadband services company Usen Corp. confirmed Thursday it will buy Fuji Television Network's 12.75% stake in troubled Internet startup Livedoor.
Warner Bros. has upped Simon Kenny to prexy of the studio's newly formed Digital Distribution unit, where he'll oversee the studio's worldwide digital strategy.
Quebec Culture Minister Line Beauchamp has named a mediator to try to resolve a bitter dispute between the Quebec film technicians union and the Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
The U.S. Dept. of Labor has turned down a request that Alan Rosenberg's election as SAG president and Connie Stevens as secretary-treasurer be set aside due to allegedly illegal use of emails.
Indie Circle, a pan-European consortium of independent distributors, has picked up Iciar Bollain's "Mataharis" from Spain's Sogepaq.
The battle between "South Park" creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Scientology is escalating.
As part of NBC Universal's march into digital media, Sci Fi Channel has established a team devoted to creating original content specifically for new-media platforms and its coming broadband channel.
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Brit Hume, the Fox News Channel host who got an exclusive with the vice president after his hunting accident, has quietly slipped into second-place in the cable news wars.