As expected, Rupert Murdoch has been elected the new chairman of British Sky Broadcasting.
Five months after settling out of its partnership with now-defunct Polygram Filmed Entertainment, Tom Pollock and Ivan Reitman's Montecito Picture Co. has re-emerged with a new deal at DreamWorks.
Matt Dillon will star opposite Liv Tyler in “One Night at McCool’s” for Michael Douglas’ Further Films under its deal with USA Films. Harald Zwart directs the sexy tale of different men’s…
In a sluggish spec script market, New Line Cinema has ponied up a startling $1 million against $2 million for the role-reversal comedy "Just Like a Woman."
Germany's leading pay TV services, Premiere and DF1, will soon be merging into one entity to be called Premiere World, the Kirch Group announced Tuesday.
The Linda McCartney story is headed to the small screen as a four-hour CBS miniseries produced by Peter Guber's Mandalay Pictures and Lions Gate TV.
Touchstone Pictures will stir up the Disney cauldron with "Witchwars," from a spec script by James Egan.
Warner Bros. will combine its feature and TV animation divisions under one roof in Sherman Oaks, giving WB TV Animation prexy Jean MacCurdy expanded responsibilities for overseeing the physical…
Moving quickly to capitalize on the departure of CNN biz news front man Lou Dobbs, CNBC execs Tuesday greenlit an almost immediate expansion and revamp of "Business Center," the net's signature…
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences voted Tuesday night to limit to three the number of producers who may receive the best picture Oscar, restricted eligibility in the best song category to…
Veteran line producer and production manager James D. Brubaker has joined producer-director Tom Shadyac's Universal-based production banner, Shady Acres Entertainment.