South African pay television company Multichoice is closing one of its three broadcasting stations in Nigeria because of economic pressures brought about largely by piracy.
Katzenberg vs. Disney, the trial the pundits said would never happen, started Monday with opening statements from Jeffrey Katzenberg's attorney Bert Fields and Disney general counsel Louis Meisinger.
CME filed a claim Monday in Paris for $23 million plus damages against ousted Nova TV general manager Vladimir Zelezny. The claim covers the return of money paid to Zelezny for his shares (amounting…
Danny Glover and Angela Bassett will co-star in the film version of Athol Fugard's play "Boesman and Lena," which will go before the cameras in Capetown, South Africa, on May 10.
The lethal outburst of two Colorado high school students that resulted in the deaths of 15 people has renewed criticism of the entertainment industry with at least one member of Congress calling for…
The documentary short category of the Academy Awards is once again on death row and awaiting a reprieve from the governors.
Connie Tavel has hired Giant Step founder Todd Berger as a partner in her Tavel Entertainment management company, where Berger will run the TV and motion picture literary departments.
Silent film star Mary Pickford will be the subject of a photo exhibition at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, opening May 22.
THERE WAS SOMETHING downright eerie last week about the interplay between the media and the blank-eyed kids in Littleton, Colo. Eager to escape the grim repetitiveness of Kosovo, the avid anchors…
With the winning bidder for the Mann Theatre chain expected to be announced in the next few days, former Mann topper Jeff Lewine has emerged as a serious contender to take back the reins of the…
Warner Bros.' 4-week-old sci-fi actioner "The Matrix" found itself back on top over the weekend, collecting an estimated $12.9 million, off just 21% from the previous frame.