Nathan Lane will play Dalton Trumbo in a return engagement of the show about the screenwriter and novelist. "Trumbo," derived from the blacklisted writer's letters, is written by Christopher Trumbo…
Multiple Grammy winner Celia Cruz, queen of salsa and celebrated epitome of Cuban music, died Wednesday in her Fort Lee, N.J., home from brain cancer. She was 77.
Sony Pictures Television Intl. has sold a package of 80 movies and TV shows to German terrestrial broadcast group ProSiebenSat 1 covering all productions by Sony Pictures Entertainment from 2001 to…
This time it counted, but that didn't seem to matter to viewers. Ratings for Major League Baseball's annual All-Star Game fell to new lows Tuesday despite attempts by the sport to make the contest…
Murder Inc. diva Ashanti reigned over the album charts again this week, topping former Destiny's Child singer Beyonce Knowles once more despite a precipitous second-week slump in record sales.
TV Azteca has warned investors that second-quarter earnings will drop 4% from $180 million to $172 million due to a year-to-year fall from 2002's one-time $25 million from the World Cup soccer…
Leading U.S. satellite television provider DirecTV continues to make big gains at cable's expense. The satcaster on Wednesday beat the Street's earnings forecasts by a big margin, reporting…
Program sales vets F. Patrick McDonald and Andrew Weir have set up New York-based distribution company Northstar Media to exploit musical talents as diverse as Beyonce Knowles and Chick Corea.
Unfolding against the backdrop of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the Jerusalem Film Festival has a tradition of screening politically controversial films that hit a raw nerve locally, and this…
Latvia's Prime Minister Einars Repse has ordered a government probe into the multimillion-dollar agreement with a little-known British company that introduced digital TV into Latvia.
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