Fox parent News Corp. on Wednesday said that it swung to a $275 million profit last quarter on strong TV and film biz, and execs trumpeted the big ratings bump enjoyed by the Fox net and Fox News…
Fox, NBC and CBS each claimed victory in key demo categories last week in one of the most competitive primetime frames of the season.
Artisan Pictures and Marvel Studios have set John Travolta to play the lead villain opposite Thomas Jane in "The Punisher," with Jonathan Hensleigh directing his own script. Filming begins in July…
Shane Meadows' "Once Upon a Time in the Midlands" will kick off the sixth annual Newport Intl. Film Festival.
"Hairspray" was named best musical by the New York Drama Critics' Circle Tuesday, and Richard Greenberg's "Take Me Out" won the best play prize.
Don't mess with Elvis. Waterbury, Conn.'s nonprofit Seven Angels Theater is facing financial ruin after it had to cancel a planned Presley tuner in the face of a threatened lawsuit from Elvis Presley…
The fledgling Dubrovnik Intl. Film Festival unveiled its inaugural slate of films, with Franco Zeffirelli's "Callas Forever" kicking off the fest May 29 in the Croatian seaside resort town.
Andy Garcia has inked to star as Italian artist Modigliani for Bauer Martinez Studios. Pic is set to start production May 25 in Bucharest, Romania.
Keith Behrman's feature "Flower & Garnet" garnered nine Leo Awards from the new Motion Picture Arts & Sciences Foundation of British Columbia this weekend.
U.K. cinema admissions have continued their slump, with just 12.4 million tickets sold in April, down 6.2% from last year. It's the third successive month that admissions have fallen below their 2002…