Kerry Packer's Consolidated Press Holdings took full control of Hoyts Cinemas Monday, delivering to Packer all but a few shares in the exhib.
The last of the "big four" British musicals of the 1980s will be the first to close: Cameron Mackintosh's production of "Miss Saigon" will call it quits Oct. 30 at the Theater Royal, Drury Lane…
The search for fortune in the East resumed Wednesday when a witness on India testified that the Indian market should contribute $17.8 million to Jeffrey Katzenberg's controversial bonus.
During a private meeting with more than 100 entertainment industry power brokers at the home of Warner Bros. chairman and CEO Terry Semel, Republican presidential candidate George W. Bush said he…
Eddie Murphy has rejoined the voice cast of Fox's claymation comedy "The PJs" after briefly bailing on the show in anger over Fox's decision to hold it back for midseason rather than giving it a slot…
Ang Lee's "Ride With the Devil" will get its world premiere at the 25th Festival of American Cinema in Deauville (Sept. 3-12).
The Britt Allcroft Co., best known for "Thomas the Tank Engine," has sealed a three-year co-production deal with Egmont Imagination, the Danish media group.
Kerry Stokes' troubled Seven Network Australia is expected to raise A$175 million ($135 million) by selling its last 1.3% stake in telephony and feevee group Cable & Wireless Optus.
Explosive comic Chris Rock has locked in a repeat gig as host of the MTV Video Music Awards.
After a lackluster first semester, French moviegoing got a boost this week as 4.3 million tickets were sold across the country during the Fete du Cinema (June 27-29). The figures mark an all-time…