Dick Wilson, the character actor and pitchman who for 21 years played an uptight grocer begging customers "Please, don't squeeze the Charmin," died of natural causes Monday in Woodland Hills, Calif…
ABC's coverage of the "American Music Awards" landed the kudocast's best numbers in three years on Sunday, even though Fox had a strong showing of its own courtesy of its animated comedies.
War-themed films are centerstage on the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' shortlist of 15 films that will compete for the five nominee spots in the Oscars' feature-length docu category.
Animation and gaming content production outfit DQ Entertainment is set to become the latest Indian media company to list on the London Stock Exchange's Alternative Investment Market.
Pumping Europe's digital revolution, Arts Alliance Media has signed a $40 million pact with Gallic exhib Circuit George Raymond to roll out 400 digital screens in France.
The BBC won two of the seven Writers Guild of Great Britain awards Sunday.
The Galician Audiovisual Consortium, one of Spain's most energetic regional film boards, has unveiled a pioneering P&A support program.
Dutch family drama "Half Time" (Tussenstand) took the Golden Caravel award at the debut edition of the Estoril European Film Festival, which wrapped Sunday.
FROM THE KNIFE: On Wednesday, Campanile will launch Writers' Soup Kitchen, an $18 prix fixe dinner menu. Campanile, of course, has been a favorite of WGA (and AMPTP) members since it opened two…
Sixteen feature-length documentaries compete for this year's Joris Ivens award, top prize of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, which opens Thursday.
Czech auds were all ears Saturday for the Prague Shorts kudos as "Tony Zucho," a quirky comic romance by French helmer Valentina Potiera scored the main prize and Euros 5,000 ($7,300).