The U.K. government is poised to create a new single agency to handle all national lottery and government investment in British film production.
Paget Brewster has been cast opposite Christine Taylor, Joey Lawrence and model Claudia Schiffer in Franchise Film's Bill Fishman helmed "Desperate but not Serious."
Linda Hamilton, Eugene Levy and Majandra Delfino have signed on to star in the Holly Goldberg Sloan-helmed indie feature "American Pie," skedded to begin lensing Monday.
"Boogie Nights" star Mark Wahlberg and actor/filmmaker/rapper Ice Cube are in final negotiations to star with George Clooney in the Gulf War drama "Three Kings" for Warner Bros.
Grupo Televisa will pay $60 million for a 17.5% stake in wireless telco Pegaso Telecomunicaciones, Pegaso CEO Manuel Gomez-Ortigoza confirmed Tuesday.
Retail marketing vet Bruce Fabel has joined destination-based interactive entertainment company Sega GameWorks as senior vice president/general manager for operations, where he'll oversee all venues…
PBS edged CBS, 27-26, for the most nominations for the 19th News and Documentary Emmy Awards, announced Wednesday by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Five of the top players in filmed special effects delivered a concerted counterblast to critics of their trade Wednesday, laying the blame for rising costs squarely at the door of the studios.
Compromise candidate Barbara Young has been appointed vice chairman of the BBC.
A deal is imminent for the long-planned remounting of Kenneth Lonergan's "This Is Our Youth." The play, about aspiring Gen X coke dealers on the lam, won positive notices when the New Group…
The Beastie Boys' "Hello Nasty" topped the album sales chart, with a whopping 682,000 copies sold during its first week of release, according to sales data released Wednesday. The impressive debut is…