Two of the biggest hits of the summer, "Mission: Impossible 2" and "Scary Movie," wrapped up network deals Thursday: TBS will share a cable/broadcast window of "M:I-2" with either CBS or ABC, while…
Stan Lee Media is teaming with hip-hop singer Mary J. Blige to produce a series of Web toons that portray her as a "protector of the 'hood."
In an indication of the gulf between striking union actors and advertisers, the ad industry's lead negotiator has insisted his side has committed only to informal talks next week rather than what the…
News Corp. president Peter Chernin followed Michael Eisner and Jack Valenti to Washington, D.C., Thursday to urge members of both parties to ensure that the next U.S. president and Congress protect…
Alliance Atlantis Communications is jumping feet first into documentary and nonfiction programming by acquiring Great North Communications, Canada's largest independent producer and distributor of…
Keith Bernstein is ankling his post as senior director of operations at Universal Music Group's Global E division to become VP of operations at embattled digital music Internet company Napster.
Ron Broitman has been elevated to veep of the Los Angeles-based film & TV music division of BMG Songs, the U.S. arm of BMG Music Publishing Worldwide.
Fox's syndie division Twentieth Television has upped its top two programming execs.
Festival do Rio, one of the top film fests in Brazil, has inked an exclusive sponsorship agreement with state-run oil company BR, which will fund the event for three years. The fest, to be held Oct…
Seattle-based Netcaster and production studio Honkworm.com has laid off three employees, according to CEO, founder and chairman Johan Liedgren.
Don Cheadle ("Boogie Nights"), Michael Bacall ("Urban Legend: The Final Cut") and Joseph Gordon-Levitt ("3rd Rock From the Sun") are starring in the digital film "Manic," a drama about troubled teens…