Media accountant Ossie Kilkenny has been appointed chairman of the Irish Film Board, replacing acting chair Ann O'Connell, another board member.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has purchased the rights to develop the comic book series "White Out" as a feature film. Acquired for low- to mid-six figures, the pic will be developed by Wolfgang…
Named European film of the year, Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" was the big winner Saturday night at the 12th annual European Film Awards in Berlin. Pic won Almodovar best director kudos at…
David Letterman isn't exactly breathing down Jay Leno's neck, but he is finishing November closer to his latenight rival than he has during any major sweeps month (excluding the 1998 Winter Olympics)…
Holly Leff-Pressman has been promoted to senior VP, pay-per-view and video-on-demand, for Universal Television and Networks Group.
Project Angel Food's seventh annual holiday charity drive, Divine Design, ended late Sunday, netting approximately $1 million.
NICARAGUA Satcaster Galaxy Latin America launched its DirecTV service in Nicaragua las week. Galaxy Nicaragua, a partnership between the Cisneros Group (co-investor in the regional platform with…
Madeline Kahn, the offbeat comedienne and singer who won a Tony Award and earned back-to-back Oscar nominations for her work in "Paper Moon" and "Blazing Saddles," died Friday in New York of ovarian…
Russia's commercial animators are releasing an unexpectedly rich choice of seasonal fare for the children's market in the run-up to the Christmas and New Year holidays.
Dana Giacchetto, the 37-year old Gotham-based money manager who quickly gained the loyalty of the Gen-X Hollywood set along with a high press profile, is now the subject of widespread scrutiny in…
Superheroes ruled as James Bond, Arnold Schwarzenegger and "Tarzan" pulled in the biggest crowds in a slew of territories last week.