The media biz is gearing up to fight a proposed amendment to the Film and Publications Act that would allow the government to censor news broadcasts and printed publications.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped a quartet of features -- the Weinstein Co.'s "Bobby," Fox's "X-Men: The Last Stand" and Disney's "Cars" and "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest" -- for…
ABC has greenlit single-camera half-hour laffer "Miss/Guided" from "The Office" scribe Caroline Williams and Ashton Kutcher's Katalyst shingle. Project reps the first scripted pilot to come out of…
As her debut as anchor of the "Evening News" nears, Katie Couric said she's not obsessing over ratings and that CBS is encouraging her to try new approaches -- even if they fail.
Liev Schreiber will topline a Broadway production of "Talk Radio" skedded to open at the Longacre in February. Eric Bogosian's play about a controversial radio host is being produced by Jeffrey…
Two Fox News Channel journalists were abducted at gunpoint on Monday by Palestinian militants in Gaza City, the network said. Reporter Steve Centanni and cameraman Olaf Wiig were seized near…
DreamWorks' Zach Braff starrer "The Last Kiss," directed by Tony Goldwyn and written by Paul Haggis, is among the 50 films scheduled for the 22nd annual Boston Film Festival, which runs Sept. 8-15.
Gallic sci-fi novelist Bernard Werber's feature directorial debut, "Our Earthmen Friends," will open the Montreal World Film Festival as a world preem on Aug. 24, fest prexy Serge Losique said Monday.
Hungarian helmer Istvan Szabo will head the competition jury at the Pusan Film Festival, which runs Oct. 12-20.
The New York Film Festival has tapped two Spanish-language pics to play primo slots during its Sept. 29-Oct. 15 run at Lincoln Center.