An uptick in the ad market, growth in subscriber numbers and extra radio assets have boosted net earnings 65% at Montreal-based Astral Media.
Pubcaster the BBC is launching a competition to choose the best foreign-language film released in the U.K. each year, to be held on its digital arts channel BBC4.
The second-season premiere of Fox's music talent show "American Idol" delivered whammo ratings Tuesday night, making for the biggest non-sports night in the network's history, according to…
Berlin Intl. Film Fest topper Dieter Kosslick unveiled Wednesday the full lineup of 22 films competing for this year's Golden Bear, adding five more pics to those already announced.
A horse is a horse, of course of course -- unless that horse is a new version of "Mr. Ed" in active development at Fox via Neal Moritz and Marty Adelstein's Original Television banner.
Management and production concern Zide/Perry Entertainment has acquired the feature rights to video game franchise Metroid.
Only months before its latest animated entry "Finding Nemo" hits theaters, Pixar Animation Studios is developing its potential pic for 2006, which Disney may or may not distrib.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday said it won't consider a lawsuit blaming violent movies and other entertainment for a school shooting in Kentucky in 1997.
A contingent of Vivendi Universal brass, including chief operating officer Jean-Bernand Levy and chief financial officer Jacques Espinasse, head to Los Angeles today to meet with Viv U entertainment…
In the Directors Guild of America award noms announced Tuesday, Miramax accounted for 2½ of the five nominations. In the litany of thank-yous onstage at the Globes Sunday, one name was mentioned more…
Second-year laffer "Reba" soared to series highs Friday, boosting the WB's comedy block to its best-ever showing on the night in key demos.