Preparing for the pending AOL-Time Warner merger, CNN -- with a new management team in place -- is experimenting with programming changes. In its first change, the news cabler will revamp its…
LONDON -- The European Film Academy has unveiled what are probably its most populist nominations ever for the European film of the year award.
Heavy voter turnout combined with a very tight presidential race to produce big Tuesday ratings for the nets, with overall television usage at its highest level of the year.
A new British film company, Her Films, has raised a development fund of £250,000 ($363,000), primarily to support the work of women filmmakers. Her Films, unusually based in the culturally…
Warner Bros. Domestic TV Distribution's plan to improve "Access Hollywood's" airing schedule in firstrun syndication has begun to take shape.
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NBC continues to rule in the early-season ratings wars, last week winning for the fourth straight frame among young adults while also placing as the most-watched net for the first time this season…
Cinemark USA posted a 48% decline in its third-quarter net income to $4.3 million, but the exhibitor's 4% boost to operating cash flow and an almost 5% rise in revenue represent relatively good news…
Italy's beleaguered pay TV operator Stream -- controlled equally by Rupert Murdoch and former telco monopolist Telecom Italia -- expects to reach the break-even point within 18 months after drawing…
Miramax Films has closed a deal with Emmy-nominated director Allen Coulter to helm "Hillbilly Heist," which the studio is hoping to push into production early next year.
NEW YORK -- BMG Entertainment's Arista Records has promoted Michael Johnson to senior vice president of R&B promotion.