British and non-U.K. industryites gathered Saturday for the sixth annual BAFTA/LA pre-Oscars tea, at what British consul general Paul Diamond called "an occasion for tea-bibbers and the nominees."
After hitting an impasse with the filmmaker over the pic's remaining casting, 20th Century Fox has put the supernatural thriller "Sin Eater" in turnaround, allowing writer-director Brian Helgeland to…
Alliance Atlantis Communications has acquired a 47.85% stake in Sportscope Television Network, which operates Canuck specialty channel Headline Sports.
A Cairo court has handed down long terms at hard labor to 14 Islamic militants who were convicted of setting fire to two video shops and a cinema billboard company.
The Dutch government is planning to greenlight later this year the launch of a digital terrestrial platform.
FROM THE 71ST ACADEMY AWARDS The buildup proved bigger than the moment as Elia Kazan received his honorary Oscar with just a few words of thanks and, in his own words, "I think I can just slip away."
DreamWorks' romantic comedy "Forces of Nature" hit the road with $13.9 million, making the Sandra Bullock-Ben Affleck starrer the nation's hottest-selling ticket -- albeit on a generally lackluster…
Increased ratings have resulted in increased profits for Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ.
Reflecting continuing growth in the Italian advertising sector, Publitalia, the advertising unit of Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset group, has released very strong annual results for 1998.
As Brazil's economic crisis takes its toll on the entertainment industry, media giant Globo is pulling harder on a belt it began tightening last year.
Europeans will see the three Oscars for Roberto Benigni's "Life Is Beautiful" not just as a win for Italy, but an endorsement of that continent's various film industries. Benigni's acting victory…