More than 2-1/2 years after his death, the Notorious B.I.G. has topped the U.S. pop charts with the new album "Born Again," according to sales data issued Wednesday.
DreamWorks has acquired domestic distribution rights to Woody Allen's "Small Time Crooks." The deal for the rights closed at about $12 million. "Crooks" was budgeted at about $30 million.
Roadrunner, the Dutch-based music company that has offices worldwide, has bought out the Dutch-based Arcade Music Group for an undisclosed amount of money.
Members of Local 1 of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE) ratified a new three-year contract with the League of American Theaters and Producers on Tuesday.
MTV Networks defended its practices regarding musicvideos Wednesday, denying charges that the company violated antitrust laws in its dealings with music labels.
The European Commission has spelled out proposals for boosting Europe's audiovisual industry in the 21st century and helping it expand its global market share. At its weekly meeting Wednesday, the…
Marty Katz Prods., which recently signed a first-look deal with Dimension Films, has optioned the screenplay "Silver Metal Lover" by Randal Kleiser, based on Tanith Lee's novel "The Silver Metal…
In the race to bring interactive TV services to consumers, Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday said it has expanded its deal with AT&T-owned high-speed Internet provider Excite@Home to roll out a jointly…
Germany's leading film and television company Kirch has sued Universal Studios for more than $2 billion, charging that the studio breached a major pay TV licensing deal by concealing its plan to…
Canal Plus chairman Pierre Lescure has reshuffled his top management team following a board meeting Wednesday in Paris. The changes will take effect Jan. 4.
On the heels of the successful opening weekend of "Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo," the pic's scribe Harris Goldberg has sold an untitled pitch to Warner Bros. for a mid-six-figure pricetag.