Satcaster BSkyB's $1 billion takeover of the Manchester United soccer club reportedly has not been cleared by the U.K.'s Monopolies and Mergers Commission -- the exact opposite of what emerged in the…
The Canadian Media Guild, which represents more than 3,000 unionized editorial staff at the CBC, has set a strike deadline of noon Friday.
Barbra Streisand's Gotham-based production company has paid five figures up front for exclusive rights to "A Trick of Light," first-time novelist Karen Blomain's yet unpublished story about love and…
The U.S.-based Spean Bridge Co. will open the first of 10 multiplexes planned for Germany in Hamburg, it was announced Tuesday.
Fine Line Features has agreed to a deal with BBC Films to co-develop "Take It Like a Man," a biopic of the flamboyant '80s pop star Boy George.
Miramax Films, which will co-finance "Bounce" with Universal Pictures, has picked up Frank Cappello's romantic comedy "The Rain in Spain" out of turnaround at U.
Caught in the cross fire of wrath between Kit Kat Klub landlord Douglas Durst and Kit Kat operator Matt Johnson, Broadway's newest musical, "Rollin' on the T.O.B.A.," was slapped with a restraining…
Chris Carter has set the cast for his new Fox drama "Harsh Realm," while Charisma Carpenter ("Buffy the Vampire Slayer") is joining the cast of the WB's new "Buffy" spinoff "Angel," and Jay Mohr…
After being banned for nearly three years in its country of origin, the award-winning Iranian film "Taste of Cherry" will screen in Iran, according to Teheran newspaper reports.
Before agreeing to produce any new series for UPN, Columbia TriStar TV asked the netlet for -- but did not receive -- a clause in its contracts guaranteeing that UPN would not only cover all license…
Leisure Time Features, the Gotham-based indie distribution company, has acquired all U.S. rights to Francois Ozon's first feature, "Sitcom," and "The Wounds," the latest film from "Pretty Village…