Evil beasts in "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" and "Men in Black" had the time of their lives last week at the overseas box office, especially in Asia, Latin America and South Africa. Only the…
Japan's Supreme Court ruled Thursday that copyright protection for Popeye is no longer valid, arguing the 50-year term of the protection had expired.
Oz producer-distribber Southern Star has tapped Ian Irvine as chairman of London-based entertainment group Circle Communications.
As action by execs and potential investors continues to point toward a company sale, U.S. Spanish-language broadcaster Telemundo Group has announced a shuffle of its evening programming lineup.
TV writer-producer Larry Wilmore has inked a two-year comedy development deal with Walt Disney Television.
Elephant Walk Entertainment and Lighthouse Prods. have teamed to develop and co-produce a remake of French filmmaker Mathieu Kassovitz's debut feature "Cafe au Lait" for 20th Century Fox.
The subject of the site may not be even halfway completed itself, but that's not stopping officials of the Walt Disney Concert Hall from trumpeting the completion of the troubled building project's…
Sinclair Broadcast Group stock Thursday soared $5 to $34.75 on news that the broadcaster will buy Heritage Media Group's TV and radio station group for $630 million in cash.
EMI Music Publishing has signed pop star Sting to a comprehensive, exclusive worldwide publishing deal that includes the singer's back catalog from his days in the band the Police, his subsequent…
US West Media Group reportedly has increased by 40% its stake in Argentina's second-largest multisystem operator Video Cable Comunicacion (VCC), which is jointly owned by Samuel Liberman and…
British Sky Broadcasting has appointed Bruce Steinberg as its director of movies and pay-per-view. This newly created post makes Steinberg responsible for BSkyB's three premium film channels and for…