With a record 8.5 million copies of "Garth Brooks: Double Live" shipped, the country giant is making sure his fans don't get caught short this time around.
While the holiday season for commercial fare got off to a running start with "The Waterboy," a number of specialized films also made impressive debuts over the weekend -- albeit with considerably…
Rupert Murdoch may finally have gained the solid toehold he needs to build up his interests in the hottest, most lucrative territory in Europe.
A LOCAL NEWS ANCHOR once confided to me what a jolt it was to cover an election. He was a friendly guy who earned the basic million-plus that seems to be minimum wage for people of his trade and who…
Sony Pictures Entertainment has taken the wraps off its AXN channel in Spain, the latest addition to Canal Satelite Digital, that country's leading digital TV platform.
In an evening of surprises, Fox Searchlight's box office flop "Oscar and Lucinda" came away with the most hardware at the 40th annual Australian Film Institute Awards Nov. 7, while gritty…
Talk radio maven Michael Jackson is in negotiations with CBS's radio wing to become the centerpiece of a new talkshow lineup in the works for the Eye's oldies outlet KRLA-AM.
Emile Gladstone, a lit agent with the Broder, Kurland, Webb & Uffner agency, has joined Michael Ovitz's new production/management entity.
Silvio Berlusconi's TV group Mediaset and Germany's Kirch Group are discussing the creation of a joint venture involving Kirch's German commercial web SAT1, one of Mediaset's three terrestrial…
Malaysian-based vet producer-distrib A.K. Foo is teaming with San Franciscan animation house Wild Brain to develop a 13-part toon series which chronicles the adventures of a Chinese legend.
Fresh off of the success of "Antz," digital effects house Pacific Data Images and partner DreamWorks have tapped former ILM exec Kevin Townsend to help the company create a digital studio to produce…