NBC News' "Today" show, Warner Music Group and Habitat for Humanity are turning 30 Rock into a construction site for a week as celebrities and staff work around the clock to build the first of 100…
Fox Searchlight will donate 10% of the "Roll Bounce" opening-weekend grosses to Operation USA's Hurricane Katrina relief efforts. Distrib, working with corporate sibling DirecTV, also will host free…
French distributor Ocean Film and Enrique Gonzalez Macho's Alta Films, Spain's biggest arthouse distrib, have picked up rights to Andreas Dresen's "Summer in Berlin" (Sommer vorm Balkon), currently…
German media giant Bertelsmann has appointed RTL Group topper Gerhard Zeiler to Bertelsmann's executive board. Zeiler, who takes the post Oct. 1, joins fellow CEOs from all of Bertelsmann's main…
An NFL "Monday Night Football" doubleheader helped ABC kick off the season a winner while CBS placed second as it began life after "Everybody Loves Raymond."
The rejigged Tokyo Film Festival unveiled a lineup Tuesday for its Oct. 22-30 run that is light on stars and long on new talent.
Private investment fund Filmanova Invest will sink E12 million ($14.8 million) into three pics: Alejandro Chomski's Eva Green starrer "In the Country of the Last Things," Daniel Schmid's "Portovero"…
Hollywood writers, strongly endorsing a strategy of organizing non-union work, have elected Patric Verrone over Ted Elliott for the presidency of the Writers Guild of America West.
Mariah Carey garnered four nominations to lead the pack for the 33rd annual American Music Awards. Kelly Clarkson, 50 Cent and Green Day followed with three noms apiece. Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds…
The Hollywood Film Festival will honor thesps Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams along with director Paul Haggis with this year's Breakthrough Awards.
Tuning In: After David Letterman received a hero's welcome for deigning to attend Sunday's Emmy Awards, Jon Stewart summed up the source of that adulation.