Reflecting the widespread difficulties suffered by exhibs in recent months, Loews Cineplex Entertainment Corp. swung to a loss of $1.3 million from a profit of $1.8 million in the fourth quarter…
What recession? In the past two days, 20th Century Fox has stockpiled two projects for studio-based Davis Entertainment to produce.
An NBC exec attending the Mip television market had a lucky escape early Tuesday when an attempt to kidnap him and extort money was foiled by a chance police road check.
In a bid to compete with MSNBC morning man Don Imus, Fox News Channel has signed syndie shockjock Mancow Muller to its ayem news block.
Producer-director Ed Zwick ("Legends of the Fall," "Courage Under Fire") has ankled ICM and has signed with Creative Artists Agency, which will rep him in all areas.
The long-awaited other shoe is expected to drop today at Polygram Filmed Entertainment, with the majority of the company's staffers and contract workers getting pink-slipped.
Positioning it as having the industry's best audio quality for the digital delivery of music and one that thwarts piracy, Microsoft unveiled its Windows Media Technologies 4.0 delivery format Tuesday…
French Stewart, who plays the dimwitted alien Harry on NBC's "3rd Rock From the Sun," is developing a toon series with Walt Disney TV Animation.
DreamWorks Pictures has paid $1 million for the film rights to "The Fountain Society," debut novel of "Scream" director Wes Craven, for ImageMovers to produce.
Ellipsanime, the animation subsidiary of Canal Plus-owned production company Ellipse, is to significantly increase its European production, setting up a series of toon studios across Europe.
Fox Broadcasting Co. picked up 22 episodes of Matt Groening's new animated series "Futurama" for next season after the network's all-animation Tuesday lineup picked up some Nielsen steam in its…