MTV is launching a new 24-hour channel in Africa, which will give a platform to a variety of music genres from the continent alongside U.S. and U.K. programming featuring international artist.
Time is literally of the essence for entertainment flacks trying to draw attention to projects. In the last two months, journos have been bombarded with mini-clocks that count down the days, hours…
If it was once a cliche of theatrical vernacular to bomb in New Haven, a bound-for-Broadway show these days is just as likely to bomb -- or score -- out West.
School holidays in Russia have always been a good time for releasing children's films. But their scale was unprecedented during October's half-term vacations.
The CGI toon biz may be growing, but it's a small world after all. DreamWorks bowed "Shrek 2" on DVD Nov. 5 -- the same day Disney and Pixar's "The Incredibles" hit the bigscreen.
Jenny Gersten, associate producer at Williamstown Theater Festival, will not be part of the new leadership team under newly appointed artristic director Roger Rees, who takes the reins at the…
One of the biggest success stories of the annual Sithengi Southern African Film & Television Market, the Cape Town World Cinema Festival, is being held for the third time this year from Nov. 12-20 in…
The Latin American pay TV market continues to recover from major economic crises in Argentina and Brazil, but programmers gathering in Buenos Aires this week for annual industry confab Jornadas still…
Here's a tip for disgruntled filmmakers: An hour at Kinko's is cheaper than an hour in a lawyer's office. When the American Film Market opened Wednesday, "A Foreign Affair" director Helmut Schleppi…
Broadway box office took a big 11.1% tumble during Week 22 (Oct. 25-31), down to $11,102,206, with attendance falling 9.3% to 176,761.
The release of Chinese helmer Wong Kar Wai's "2046'' has been delayed in Thailand due to a battle over a brief shot of Thai singer/actor Thongchai McIntyre.