The BBC and Channel 4, the U.K.'s commercially funded pubcaster, have nabbed exclusive British rights to some of the hottest shows from last month's L.A. Screenings.
Sex and violence on TV have become more explicit over the past year while God is omnipresent, according to a report on global TV trends released Thursday by audience research org Mediametrie.
New Line Cinema, Focus Features, the Weinstein Co., Paramount Vantage, Miramax Films and HBO are among a strong U.S. company turnout announced for Madrid's Spanish Film Screenings.
Granada International, foreign sales arm of Blighty's ITV Worldwide, is to open an Asia office in Hong Kong.
One-time Internet powerhouse Livedoor -- which last year attempted a hostile takeover of giant Fuji TV before being brought low by a trading scandal -- introduced a new board of directors at a…
Jessica Alba has been set to join Dane Cook in the Lionsgate comedy “Good Luck Chuck,” directed by Mark Helfrich. Cook plays a serial dater who gets a rep that any woman dating him will rebound into…
Warner Bros. has set Boaz Yakin to write and potentially direct “Conan the Barbarian,” a new take on the Robert E. Howard-created character. Yakin’s concept is more faithful to the Howard story than…
Palm-Star Entertainment has teamed with Red Bird Cinema to adapt Buzz Bissinger book “3 Nights in August” for the bigscreen. Actor-scribe Kevin Pollak will pen the adaptation. Story centers on a…
A simmering dispute broke into open warfare as the Chandler family branded Tribune management a failure and called for a breakup or outright sale of the company by year's end. The Chandlers are…
RDF USA, the reality TV production company behind ABC's "Wife Swap," has appointed Kirk Schenck president-general counsel. Schenck will oversee the strategic planning, business, legal and commercial…