Starting Monday, new digital channel Create will be carried on 137 public television stations.
It was a good year to be Warner Bros. and Fox and a grim one for Sony and DreamWorks. Among the specialty arms, Focus has reason to celebrate, while Fox Searchlight is hoping for a brighter new year.
The Walt Disney Co. has turned a digital spigot into a fire hose, broadening its offerings on Apple's iTunes to include sports, news and animated shorts from the Walt Disney library. Expanded…
ABC Entertainment prexy Stephen McPherson will receive the Executive of the Year award from the Caucus of Television Producers, Writers & Directors. Caucus also announced noms for producer, writer…
Leonardo DiCaprio, Harrison Ford, Jamie Foxx, Natalie Portman and Emma Thompson have been tapped presenters for the 63rd annual Golden Globe awards.
Dow Jones, publisher of the Wall Street Journal, has named Richard Zannino as CEO. He becomes the first nonjournalist to lead the company in a half-century. Zannino, 47, who was chief operating…
Continuing the heated battle for digital-cinema deployment, Technicolor has signed Century Theaters as the first exhib in its corner. Midsized chain will initially get digital systems as part of…
The photo in Tuesday's Back Lot column was of Jack Warner, not Jack Warner. A British actor of that name was mistaken for the movie mogul. Clearly, nobody knows Jack.
IFC Films has picked up U.S. distrib rights to helmer Michael Cuesta's second feature, "Twelve and Holding," and is eyeing a summer release. Pic returns Cuesta to the theme of teenage suburban angst…
New Year's week broke more records on Broadway than you could shake a noisemaker at, with "Wicked" tallying the highest weekly gross ever. The 28 shows on the boards in the frame ending Jan. 1 raked…
The fur is flying over the Rat Pack. Actors' Equity has filed an unfair labor practice charge with the National Labor Relations Board against Gotham's Supper Club, the midtown venue that briefly…