As AT&T grapples with regulators over cable ownership issues sparked by its agreement to buy MediaOne Group, Time Warner is trying to hide a smile that may lead to a stake in Cablevision Systems.
Paramount Classics announced it has acquired North and Latin American rights to Patrice LeConte's "The Girl on the Bridge," although the actual deal was completed prior to the festival.
British comedy writer Ben Elton has secured a female lead for his feature helming debut “Maybe Baby.” Joely Richardson joins Hugh Laurie (“Peter’s Friends”) in the romantic comedy also scripted by…
China Television Co, (CTV) has become the first among Taiwan's four terrestrial TV networks to go public as the company's stock began trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange on Aug. 9.
Britain's Carlton is acquiring the 50% of L.A.-based Hamdon Entertainment that it does not already own. The U.K. media conglom bought out its partner, Germany's Studio Hamburg, and now intends to…
Motion Picture Assn. of America chairman Jack Valenti predicts that in three to five years, "all quota systems will be obsolete" due to the explosion of the Internet and offshoot delivery systems.
ONdigital has suffered its second bout of turbulence with the departure of two key execs.
MGM has held discussions with at least two broadcast networks about an output deal for all of the studio's theatrical movies over several years.
The Astaire bill sailed through the California Assembly on Friday by a vote of 62-3.
Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp. execs huddled in meetings all through the long holiday weekend hammering out details of a deal that calls for Viacom to buy CBS, most likely for stock, creating an…
In town to promote their latest releases, actress Nicole Kidman and director Jane Campion found time in their hectic schedules to further their plans to re-team on the film adaptation of Susanna…