National broadcaster Doordarshan (DD) will undergo a major revamp to maximize business opportunities.
The movie biz cheered the House of Representatives' passage Wednesday of permanent normal trade relations status for China, clearing the way for expanded investment in entertainment in the huge…
"Will & Grace" and "NYPD Blue" wrapped their seasons as ratings winners Tuesday, but their respective nets continue to be locked in a fierce battle for the May sweeps demo crown. The Alphabet won for…
In an unusual tactic, the Screen Actors Guild is offering union membership to volunteers who perform 80 hours of work on its strike against advertisers.
Netcaster Pseudo Programs said Wednesday it has raised $15 million in venture capital led by a subsid of French luxury goods maker LVMH Moet-Hennessy Louis Vuitton. Other investors in the round…
InfoPost, an online marketplace for digital entertainment, appointed several heavy-duty Hollywood insiders to its content advisory board Wednesday.
Comedian-singer Jack Black ("High Fidelity") has joined Mike Myers in Universal/Imagine's comedy "Dieter," to be directed by Bo Welch and produced by Brian Grazer.
Bruce Dern will co-star in the Sony feature “The Glass House.” Information was wrong in Wednesday’s paper. * * * Creative Artists Agency represents interactive photo technology iPIX. Information was…
Oscar-nominated feature helmer-screenwriter Arthur Penn has signed on as an exec producer of "Law & Order" -- one of several behind-the-scenes changes in the works at producer Dick Wolf's three NBC…
Indie suppliers are putting on a brave face during the ongoing L.A. Screenings, but the muscle of the six majors that dominate U.S. network television has definitely cramped their style. All but five…
French producer-helmer Claude Berri will receive Cinema Expo Intl.'s Albert R. Broccoli Award of Excellence at the exhibition confab's closing-night gala in Amsterdam on June 29.