The Lumieres Awards, France's equivalent of the Golden Globes, honored Luc Besson's English-lingo "The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc." Pic was voted French film of the year.
Writers Guild of America negotiators announced Friday that they had signed a three-year contract covering nearly 200 writers at the nation's PBS television outlets, including WGBH Boston, KCET Los…
German film player Advanced Medien announced Friday it has committed to co-finance MGM's teen comedy "Ghost World."
Pearson chief exec Marjorie Scardino will receive the Gold Nymph Award as outstanding media exec at the Monte Carlo Television Festival.
An advocacy group of show business professionals battling runaway production has scheduled a one-year anniversary event and expects to draw Assembly Speaker Anthony Villaraigosa and as many as 400…
Former Warner Bros. co-chairman and CEO Terry Semel has invested $2 million in Digital Entertainment Network, which Webcasts a slate of original advertiser-supported episodic shows and offers other…
BRAZIL The Weather Channel Latam has signed a distribution agreement with Brazilian cablers group Neo-TV. Neo-TV’s 18 members own a collective 98 cable companies with 700,000 subs. The agreement…
In a year touted as the Year of the Women, female filmmakers won several of the top prizes dispensed by the juries at 2000 Sundance awards ceremonies Saturday night.
Recording Industry Assn. of America prexy Hilary Rosen has joined musicians and their managers in a call for hearings on a provision slipped through Congress late last year that determines when the…
While Martin Scorsese's "Goodfellas" (1990) ended with Henry Hill nervously peeking out of his witness protection program digs after turning state's evidence against his organized crime cohorts…
Attempting to target every music fan on the Web from heavy metal headbangers to techno tuners, Enigma Digital has been rolling out the first of 15 dot-coms it plans to incubate in the coming year…
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