Denver-based United Intl. Holdings, a minority partner in Chile's VTR Hipercable, has bought the remaining 60% of the cable operator for $258 million.
Although two recent studies have concluded that Latinos are vastly underrepresented on film and television, a shouting match erupted over the reasons behind the findings at a symposium Wednesday on…
Spanish satcaster Via Digital has proceeded with an anticipated $262 million capital infusion, but without much help from 17% shareholder Televisa, which has seen its stake now reduced to 8.8%.
RJ Millard has joined Trimark Pictures as director of corporate publicity. Cami Winikoff, chief administrative officer and exec veepee, made the announcement Tuesday.
John Boorman has signed on to direct an adaptation of the Jack London adventure novel "The Sea Wolf," which will be scripted by David Koepp and produced by Imagine Entertainment's Brian Grazer for…
Sipping on a double espresso, Georges Benayoun, 43, looks remarkably relaxed for an indie producer who has three pics hitting French screens in the space of two months.
"Suddenly Susan" regular Judd Nelson is ankling the NBC laffer after three seasons.
"Dungeons & Dragons," exec produced by Joel Silver, heads J&M Entertainment's slate for Cannes. The $35 million film version of the fantasy game which obsesses millions worldwide will be directed by…
Software giant Microsoft Corp. is expected to invest $5 billion in AT&T, sources said Wednesday, in exchange for a guarantee that Microsoft software will be used in set-top boxes shipped to AT&T…
Veteran "20/20" anchor Hugh Downs on Wednesday announced plans to ankle ABC and retire from a full-time role in the biz in September.