Take heart, David Geffen: The L.A. Times could be in reach. Parent Tribune may decide the parts are worth more than the whole.
Kenneth Lonergan's Broadway-bound new play "The Starry Messenger," with Matthew Broderick attached to star, has been pulled from the season at San Diego's Old Globe.
Blockbuster fired on Tuesday one of its bigger shots yet against Netflix, announcing a plan to allow customers of its online service to return movies in stores.
Capitol Films will finance and handle worldwide sales on "The Best Time of Our Lives," starring Keira Knightley and Lindsay Lohan. Shooting's set to start in the spring in Wales. Capitol's…
In a rare moment of solidarity, XM Satellite Radio and Sirius Satellite Radio challenged a claim Wednesday by SoundExchange that they should pay more for music rights.
MTV Networks has found its new digital guru. Mika Salmi -- founder and CEO of online media company Atom Entertainment, which Viacom bought in August for $200 million -- has been tapped prexy of…
British financing and production outfit Future Films has named Simon Horsman CEO of its new U.S. operation, based in Los Angeles.
For Disney's music units, what were once surprises are now sure bets. The studio has scored its third chart-topper this year as the soundtrack to the Disney Channel's Saturday show "Hannah Montana"…
In New York: Bette Midler's annual"Hulaween" fund-raiser for her New York's Restoration Project Tuesday night was another triumph for Bette Midler who raised an incredible $2 million for the work…
Fortissimo Films has picked up international sales to Wong Kar Wai's reworked and definitive version of "Ashes of Time," the arthouse helmer's venture into the martial arts genre.
A key lawmaker has pressed Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin J. Martin for answers regarding the agency's ongoing investigation into payola.