Miramax films is in final negotiations to pick up distribution rights to the Pierce Brosnan hitman pic "The Matador" from CAA. Deal was expected to close late Sunday night. Miramax would take…
Tad Smith, president of Reed Business Information's media division, will add the title of executive VP of RBI-U.S. and assume, in addition to his current responsibilities, leadership accountability…
NBC Universal TV Group prexy Jeff Zucker Friday acknowledged the Peacock could go from first to worst in the ratings this season, but predicted the net is nonetheless "headed for another very good…
"Closer" is resonating much better in Europe than in the U.S., typified by its lusty weekend openings in France and Spain plus U.K. holdover biz, while Japanese auds embraced "Ocean's Twelve" and…
A gaggle of firstrun strip projects will hit the floor of NATPE Tuesday in hopes of becoming the next syndie sensation.
The Motion Picture Sound Editors have tapped "The Aviator" and "Kill Bill Vol. 2" for Golden Reel nominations in the three major categories.
How much is enough? That's what 140,000 members of SAG and AFTRA will have to decide between now and the end of February in voting over whether to ratify a new three-year deal covering film and…
Beyond selling films, the Sundance Film Festival has emerged as an unparalleled forum for Hollywood agents of all levels to access both established and up-and-coming talent. It's so hot here, even…
Cablevision shares surged more than 13% Friday as Wall Streeters lauded its plans to shutter the money-losing high-def Voom service -- even as they pondered the future of the New York-area cabler.
Tribune Entertainment has bought cable/TV syndie rights to 137 half-hours of "Candid Camera" and will start pitching the show at the NATPE convention.
Helmer Fernando Meirelles' indie production company O2 Filmes and local No. 1 net TV Globo have renewed their production agreement for and additional three years.