In the past couple of years, distrib Tait Brady was exasperated that some of the best Aussie scripts he read never got made because the producers could not secure the hefty advances from sales agents…
Agents spend a lot of time arguing, wrangling and occasionally yelling. Clients are often in their faces, and assistants and colleagues breathe down their necks. So how do you create a space for them…
Kerry Packer's Nine Network has maintained its ratings dominance this year but faces stiff challenges from Ten's "Australian Idol 2" and next month's Olympic Games coverage on Seven.
Long vexed by the anonymous advance reviews that abound on fan Web sites -- which often trash films before they're released -- the Hollywood studios have at last gotten some measure of vindication.
In India, as in most other countries, sex sells. Then again so does romance -- and the ongoing now-war, now-peace relations between arch-rivals India and Pakistan.
Strands: The high-profile Andrew Lloyd Webber-David Zippel tuner "The Woman In White" won't be the first West End musical out of the starting gate this fall.
Thai production house Vithita Animation has big plans for hit cartoon series "PangPond," based on Thailand's most famous comic-book character.
Voiceover: It's not just the athletes who will be jumping through hoops at the upcoming Olympic Games in Athens.
Adam Dawtrey: London Eye
Is he staying or leaving? That question surrounding Harvey Weinstein continues to beleaguer Miramax staff and business partners, who await an answer with growing impatience.
As the year hit the halfway point, U.S. studios looked headed for a banner year overseas -- but the big challenge is to maintain this momentum.