Oscar-winning Australian actor Geoffrey Rush ("Shine") and Sam Neill ("The Piano," "Event Horizon") are in final negotiations for lead voice roles in "The Magic Pudding," an animated film from…
Looking for material to follow "The Fifth Element," director Luc Besson read only to the fifth page of Simon Winchester's book "The Professor and the Madman" before agreeing to pony up $250,000…
Final bids for Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group are due today, sources said Friday, with the bidders expected to include News Corp., a joint venture of Sony Corp. and Tele-Communications…
Oprah Winfrey, John Travolta, Angela Bassett, Samuel L. Jackson and Whoopi Goldberg are among the thesps set to provide voices for an animated tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. produced by the King…
Clarence Williams III will dive into Laurence Fishburne's vacated slot in Fine Line Features' "The Legend of the Pianist on the Ocean," sources said Friday.
Italo pubcaster RAI's restructuring plan came to fruition last week with the official launch of RAItrade.
Australian Prime Television Ltd. has signed a non-binding purchase agreement with Alejandro Romay, owner and CEO of Argentina's Channel 9.
Veteran entertainment lawyer and former MGM/UA chief Frank Rothman is appearing in court this week --- as a defendant in a malpractice lawsuit.
Canal Plus chairman Pierre Lescure said that Warner Bros. is about to take a 10% stake in Canal Plus' satellite service, Canal Satellite.
French paybox Canal Plus has reported that revenues for the first nine months of the year have risen 16.2% to $1.6 billion.
The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences wants to simplify things and get in step with the calendar year.