German-based Intertainment has elected to co-finance "The Caveman's Valentine," starring Samuel L. Jackson, along with Jersey Shore and Franchise Pictures.
Sony Pictures Entertainment said Tuesday it plans to ramp up its marketing efforts on the Web and go after some "Blair Witch Project" marketing gold of its own, tapping Dwight Caines veep of its…
Elie Samaha's Franchise Pictures and Mark Canton's the Mark Canton Co. are joining forces for the third time, embarking on a co-production of the action-thriller "Six."
In another potential setback to the reality genre, a freak accident has claimed the life of a stuntman working on UPN's daredevil franchise "I Dare You."
Pinewood Studios has been sold for £62 million ($99 million) to a consortium headed by former Channel 4 chief exec Michael Grade.
Charlize Theron and Judi Dench have been added to the lineup of Oscar 2000 presenters.
The long wait for a decision on the future funding of the BBC is over: The pubcaster has won a 1.5% increase above inflation to its annual license fee for the next six years -- short of what was…
Independent Television News is launching a 24-hour news channel in partnership with U.K. cabler NTL.
About one week after announcing that Columbia House would reorganize into three divisions to take greater advantage of e-commerce opportunities and its pending merger with CD Now (Daily Variety, Feb…
The Rank Group has completed the sale of Odeon Cinemas, the U.K.'s biggest chain, to venture capital firm Cinven for £280 million ($448 million).