Sony Pictures Entertainment is about to become a sequel opportunity employer. Given the B.O. nosedives of many superstar vehicles, the blockbuster-hungry studio is pinning its hopes on a different…
Costs associated with the acquisition of Western Intl. Communications pushed CanWest Global into the red in the fourth quarter.
Style Network has landed a spot on EchoStar Communications' Dish Network as part of its America's Top 150 satellite TV programming package.
France, Israel, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom took home all honors last week in Gotham at the 28th Annual Intl. Emmy Awards, held at the Sheraton New York Hotel.
Spanish film and TV producer Cesar Benitez is inviting Euro firms to take a stake in his Boca Group, and British-based media conglom Pearson is among those in the frame.
Blow Up Pictures has begun principal photography in Gotham on "Nine Scenes About Love," a film by Peter Mattei that chronicles the lives of nine New Yorkers connected in their search for love and sex.
Regal Entertainment, the movie company that started the "pito-pito" movie trend (quickies produced in about a week's time) in the mid-'90s, is looking to shake up the Philippine kidpic and f/x biz as…
It could be the lull before the B.O. storm. Most cinemas were marking time last week, anxiously awaiting the launches of "Charlie's Angels" in 26 territories and "The Grinch" (the abbreviated title…
Two News Corp. divisions that will soon be united in the company's planned listing of Sky Global Networks are already making moves to exploit their synergistic links.
Several networks and a handful of rookie and returning series are off to strong starts this season, but the biggest early winner of the primetime ratings race is ... Tuesday.
The Federal Trade Commission is likely to delay a vote on the AOL/Time Warner merger for several more weeks, pending final negotiations over concessions demanded by the government.