Mark Amin's Sobini Films has partnered with Permut Presentations to produce "Julia Pastrana," with Meg Richman ("Under Heaven") tapped to polish Clair Noto's original script.
A coalition of entertainment and media guilds on Wednesday asked the Federal Communications Commission to lengthen the deadline by which the public can comment on the fate of crucial ownership rules…
Elvis Presley stepped off his throne at the top of the album charts after a three-week reign, unseated in a double onslaught from a country-pop megastar and a muscle-bound rap pioneer.
Fox continues to see weak World Series ratings, with only a sixth or seventh game likely to help the net avoid all-time low primetime scores for the Fall Classic.
Netco Listen.com is set to announce an agreement to offer CD-burning of select digital tracks from Universal Music Group and Warner Music Group, as part of online subscription service Rhapsody.
Scandinavia's Modern Times Group more than tripled its net profit in the first nine months of this year from 7.96 million Swedish kroners ($852,000) to $2.9 million, but the Nordic and Baltic media…
The Writers Guild of America West board has unanimously voted to join the National Coalition on Health Care, following recent moves by other showbiz orgs: DGA, SAG, AMPTP, MPAA and AFTRA.
Nelvana founder Michael Hirsh announced Wednesday that he is stepping down as CEO of the Canuck animation producer, as parent company Corus Entertainment reported a C$200 million ($127 million)…
Vivendi Universal shares drooped Wednesday as it appeared that the sale of the conglom's worldwide publishing biz will be messier than anticipated.
Caroline Link's "Nowhere in Africa" has been selected as the German candidate for an Oscar nomination for best foreign lingo film.