Working Title Films has signed a deal to produce the next two original film scripts by Richard Curtis, writer of "Notting Hill," "Bean" and "Four Weddings and a Funeral." The deal formalizes the…
TVN Entertainment Corp., which distributes pay-per-view movies for Chuck Dolan's Cablevision Systems Corp. and other cable operators, is expanding into electronic retailing by purchasing two…
Disney chief operating officer Sandy Litvack continued his attack Monday on the economic model prepared by Booz-Allen & Hamilton consultant Michael Wolf during his second day of cross-examining the…
Rupert Murdoch is likely to be named chairman of British Sky Broadcasting when the U.K. satcaster's board meets today.
AT&T chairman Michael Armstrong warned Monday that "chaos" would result if the cable industry is forced to open its systems to rival Internet services like America Online, as it would be under a…
Connie Nielsen has replaced Monica Potter as the lead female in "Mission to Mars," the Brian DePalma-directed film that begins shooting in July. Pic also stars Gary Sinise, Tim Robbins, Don Cheadle…
Revealing that the company would lose A$4.6 million ($3 million) this fiscal year, senior exec directors Cary Stynes and Andrew Buxton resigned this week from the board of Oz media publishing, cinema…
Cable programmers have been warned they will have to innovate as well as Internet companies such as Amazon.com to keep their businesses growing.
Worries over rising interest rates and a recent court setback have sent cable stocks down an average of 21% in the past few weeks, ensuring a somber mood for execs gathering in Chicago today for the…
Shaw Communications, one of Canada's leading cable operators, has created Corus Entertainment to house all of its media assets.