Twenty-five U.S. film festivals will receive a total of $300,000 in programming grants from the Academy Foundation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences.
Features from a host of indie darlings -- including Alexander Payne, David O. Russell and Richard Linklater -- will compete for the newly created best feature honor at this year's Gotham Awards. It's…
The Art Directors Guild has established a new awards category for excellence in production design for commercials. Guild plans to announce five nominees for commercials on Jan. 13.
Michael Moore helped Lions Gate turn back to the black last quarter. Indie powerhouse saw a 205% increase in its motion picture revenue to $202.8 million thanks in large part to Moore's "Fahrenheit…
The first week of November was an especially competitive one among the networks in primetime, with the Big Three within a tick of each other in key demos and Fox deep in fourth despite several season…
Dish Network parent EchoStar Communications reported a 28% increase in revenue as it added 350,000 subscribers in the third quarter. Strong subscriber growth helped the No. 2 satcaster increase…
Michael Ovitz asked for a $50 million signing bonus to come to Disney, according to testimony Tuesday in the ongoing shareholders' lawsuit in Delaware.
"Jeopardy's" national rating jumped 26% to a season high of 8.7 during the week of Oct. 25-31, as long-running champ Ken Jennings returned to the show after a kids week the previous week.
Cablevision Systems narrowed its quarterly loss as revenue increased 20% thanks to its national cable networks, AMC, IFC and WE: Women's Entertainment.
A huge writeoff for its struggling TV Guide magazine ballooned Gemstar TV Guide's net loss in the third quarter. News Corp.-controlled company took an impairment charge of $131.6 million for its TV…