Everyone's talking about Harold Pinter this week. The British playwright and Nobel laureate will return to Broadway with a revival of his 1965 play "The Homecoming."
U.S.-listed U.K. cabler NTL's £800 million ($1.4 billion) offer to buy Virgin Mobile is "quite close" to being signed, according to Virgin topper Richard Branson, even though Virgin Mobile's board…
The Welsh government's Creative IP Fund is bankrolling its first feature, David Schwimmer starrer "Big Nothing," which will film in the capital, Cardiff, in January.
Pubcaster the Australian Broadcasting Corp. has pacted with Film Australia to produce 10 hours of docus about the country's history. Film Australian topper Daryl Karp said Thursday the agreement with…
Seven Network released details of its 2006 sked on Thursday, including a solid Stateside lineup to complement returning hits "Desperate Housewives" and "Lost," plus a handful of local nonfiction…
German TV group ProSiebenSat 1 has named Andreas Bartl managing director of the ProSieben channel, replacing sacked topper Dejan Jocic. His ouster follows a year in which ProSieben lost ground to…
Deluxe Laboratories and Lucasfilm's f/x giant Industrial Light & Magic have struck an alliance that will make Deluxe's digital lab, EFILM, the preferred provider for ILM and bring an EFILM branch to…
Napster rolled out its online music service in Germany today and disclosed that its next market will be Japan. The service and cost in Germany will be the same as ops Stateside and in Blighty: a…
Playwright Kenneth Lin has won the L. Arnold Weissberger Award, presented annually by the Williamstown Theater Festival for a play that has not been published or produced.
On an otherwise quiet night for the broadcast nets, UPN's finale of "America's Next Top Model 5" was a ratings winner, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen.
The comeback of Mariah Carey received another thumbs up Thursday as the thrush was rewarded with eight Grammy noms, tied for the lead with R&B singer John Legend and rapper-producer-songwriter Kanye…