It's not just dot-com refugees looking back with nostalgia on the go-go 1990s. Much the same financial fondness afflicts indie and arthouse film producers struggling to fund projects during a…
Broadway hit a major speed bump during Week 41 (March 3-9), as the musicians' strike shut down 18 of the 26 titles on the boards for a full weekend of performances.
DirecTV detonated a bombshell earlier this month that shook up the Walt Disney Co. Taking Disney completely off guard, the satellite distributor went public with the charge that its ABC Family…
The story's now been repeated as many times as an episode of "Miami Vice": In November actor Don Johnson's car was stopped at a Switzerland-Germany border crossing. Customs inspectors reportedly…
Showbiz comebacks rarely go according to plan -- ask Chris Evans, the somewhat shop-soiled golden boy of British TV.
An Indian television series and two feature films about 9/11 are in the works. Television director Arun Frank plans to make a series about Indians whose lives were shattered by the World Trade Center…
Road grosses held firm during Week 41 (March 3-9), as the 20 shows re-porting took in $13,593,492, a small rise of 3% from the prior frame.
TV stations are about to face a harsh reality as a result of primetime's latest programming trends. The proliferation of reality programs has led to a severe narrowing of the off-network sitcom…
A sex education show starring an elderly doctor has captured the deeply conservative, Muslim-dominated Albanian market -- and created a genre that could fly across the Muslim world.
Encuentros, the Miami Film Festival's inaugural program designed to help Ibero-American filmmakers meet potential distribs and financiers -- with an eye on North America sales -- was deemed a success…
The "virtual orchestra" that was much maligned in the battle between Broadway musicians and producers ultimately may turn out to be one of the winners in the recent fray -- despite the bad press.