It's showtime for the Smithsonian Channel, which has hammered out its first carriage agreement and will begin beaming out programming later this week.
On her first day as moderator of "The View," Whoopi Goldberg drew 3.4 million viewers, 1 million fewer than Rosie O'Donnell did on her first day in 2006, and the show looked to be in for a season of…
A new, national strain of piracy has emerged in Spain: "legal" piracy. The practice consists in editing and selling -- usually undercutting legal product prices -- DVD titles, without owning their…
Dune Capital Partners has named Village Roadshow Pictures founder Greg Coote chairman and CEO of the hedge fund's new production company, Dune Entertainment. Larry Bernstein, who has been a financial…
TV writer-producer Michael Winship has been tapped as president of the Writers Guild of America East for a two-year term.
Spanish thesp Eduard Fernandez and Argentinean-Spanish actor Ernesto Alterio will receive tributes at the 9th Albacete Film Festival Abycine.
TCM has attached left-of-field Catalan filmmaker Isaki Lacuesta ("The Legend of Time") to direct the documentary "Ava," about the intense years Ava Gardner lived in Spain and the impact of her…
The 34th Ghent Intl. Film Festival kicks off Oct. 9 in Belgium with three movies.
Spanish mini-major Filmax Entertainment is set to launch an online megastore to sell films and music worldwide.
Columbia TriStar and News Corp. added their weight to a group of major Asian film companies backing a youth filmmaking initiative in China.
Germany's upper house of parliament on Friday approved a controversial copyright law, which makes it all but illegal for individuals to make copies of films and music, even for their own use.