Former National Geographic Channel exec Andrew C. Wilk will now be developing video content for DualDisc and DVD Music releases at Sony BMG.
Tribeca Film Festival co-founder Robert De Niro and his "Hide and Seek" helmer John Polson are collaborating once again: Tribeca will add a short film section in 2006 through a partnership with…
"King Kong" ruled internationally with respectable rather than spectacular response from moviegoers, grossing $63.4 million Friday-Sunday at 8,123 playdates in 55 markets in the ninth-largest foreign…
NBC Sports has quietly chalked up $800 million in advertiser pre-buys for the 2006 Winter Olympics in Torino, Italy, 90% of the total available time. Goal of NBC's sales force is to end up with $900…
Proving a potent mix of strong reviews, good buzz and kudos noms are trumping any cultural resistance, "Brokeback Mountain" continued to set records in its second frame.
Stunned by the untimely death Friday of Emmy-winning thesp John Spencer, producers behind "The West Wing" now must figure out how to deal onscreen with the news.
E! Networks has named Barry Nugent senior VP of talent development and casting. He will oversee talent development, celebrity booking and casting of nonfiction original series and programming.
After nearly a decade of fierce commercial warring, Canal Plus will gobble up its French pay TV rival TPS, creating a new multibillion-dollar entity owned 85% by Vivendi Universal, it was announced…
"Wicked" has firmed up plans to bring its version of Oz to London. The hit tuner will start previews around Sept. 11 at the Apollo Victoria Theater for a Sept. 27 opening.
The big ape is already catching a second wind. Swinging to a respectable weekend after a weaker-than-expected start on Wednesday, "King Kong" grossed $50.1 million Friday-Sunday; five-day cume was…
South Korean distrib-production company MK Pictures has pacted with China's Eastern Dragon Film and privately run distributor Beijing Poly Bona Film to jointly operate multiplexes in China.