Following a successful third edition in which the event generated its first crop of significant theatrical sales, the Tribeca Film Festival stands to further increase its industry profile with a date…
An accent on action and strong perfs by the U.S. teams helped make the 28th Summer Olympics a ratings winner -- and cash cow -- for NBC.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, which owns 63 TV stations in 40 markets, has filed a motion asking a Georgia court to release 166 hours of videotape showing civil rights activist Jesse Jackson in what…
After a 10-year union, 20th Century Fox and French distrib/exhib UGC are getting divorced.
President Bush may just have gotten a multimillion-dollar campaign contribution from an unlikely source -- the news media. A new report has found that the anti-Kerry Swift Boat ad campaign has been…
In a major policy shift, the BBC's new director general, Mark Thompson, has declared the pubcaster's comedy output is as important to its status as a public service broadcaster as are its news and…
Rapper Jay-Z and hip-hop duo Outkast dominated the 21st annual MTV Video Music Awards with four wins apiece Sunday.
TV's boxing foes spent the weekend plotting their next moves, after a judge ruled Friday that Fox's "The Next Great Champ" could bow Sept. 7 as planned.
Hollywood may not be showing up in droves for the Republican convention, but they're no strangers to playing the political influence game.
The overseas B.O. had one of its worst weekends of the year, illustrated by the fact that no film could amass $10 million from multiple territories -- the first time that's happened since the dog…
Subhash Chandra-backed Zee Telefilms will launch a comedy channel on its cable and satellite networks Friday.