Americans may not be big on it, but soccer is still the most-watched sport in Europe, according to a new report. TV Sport Insight, compiled by Gaul-based Eurodata TV Worldwide, probed viewing habits…
Constantin Film has picked up German rights to Hany Abu-Assad's "Paradise Now." Pic, about two Palestinian friends who become suicide bombers, won the Blue Angel Award for European film, the Amnesty…
Helen Mirren is the latest actress to take on the challenge of playing the Virgin Queen. She will star in Company Pictures' period miniseries "Elizabeth I," commissioned by U.K. web Channel 4.
U.K. distribs spent a record £283.5 million ($541 million) releasing movies in 2004, up 5.6% from the previous year, but box office rose just 3.6% to $1.6 billion, according to figures published by…
The powerhouse combo of "American Idol" and "House" has lifted Fox to another Tuesday victory in key demographics, according to preliminary nationals from Nielsen, and ABC's "NYPD Blue" sailed off…
The U.K. intends to abolish the BBC's Michael Grade-topped board of governors and has warned the pubcaster to stop chasing ratings. The accountability board, set up 80 years ago, will be replaced in…
ABC's "All My Children" led the pack at the Daytime Emmy Award nominations, announced Wednesday, with 18. Three shows tied for second with 13 apiece: ABC's "General Hospital," CBS' "Guiding Light"…
FX and CBS will together pony up about $8 million to buy a shared network window to Paramount's theatrical movie "Coach Carter."
Keri Russell and Thomas Kretschmann will star in the psychological thriller "Butterfly, A Grimm Love Story." Marco Weber's Atlantic Streamline will produce and finance the pic.
Ron Livingston, Virginie Ledoyen and Udo Kier will co-star in "Holly," a drama that recently began production in Cambodia.