IFP/Chicago will hold its 12th annual Independent Filmmakers Conference at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Oct. 31-Nov. 2. Event features panels and seminars about timely and important…
Producer Jennifer Klein has set up her new production shingle Apartment 3B Prods. at MGM, landing a two-year first-look production deal with the Lion.
Roman Polanski probably won't get his day in court after all. The helmer was told Tuesday that he cannot give evidence in his U.K. libel suit against Vanity Fair magazine by video link from France.
Shooting People, a free networking website for independent filmmakers started in the U.K., has launched in Gotham.
Disney will be hoping moviegoers remember "The Alamo" in the spring. The move from the lucrative holiday season is the latest challenge for "The Alamo," which started life as a big-budget pic for…
ESPN parlayed massive audiences for its NFL Sunday and baseball playoff games into the best October Nielsen primetime ratings in its history, leaping 39% in total viewers compared with October 2002…
Rampant piracy is costing the pay TV industry in Asia nearly $1.3 billion in lost revenues this year, according to a new study.
Showbiz lobbyists have quietly convinced key lawmakers in Congress to grant the industry major tax and expensing breaks. Influential lawmakers have agreed to help movie makers despite tough budgetary…
Ailing Sony Corp., facing tough challenges in its flagship electronics biz, announced a major overhaul Tuesday that will eliminate 20,000 jobs worldwide over the next three years.
Cox Communications kicked off cable-earnings season Tuesday with a bang, reporting robust growth in high-speed data subscribers along with steady digital cable gains in the seasonally strong third…
Abandoning the confrontational approach employed in 2000, SAG and AFTRA members have overwhelmingly endorsed a three-year labor contract with a 95% approval.
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