Showbiz stocks rallied along with the broader stock market Monday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 10,000 for the first time.
In what they hope will turn into a long-term relationship, Good Machine Intl. and Newmarket Capital Group have pacted to co-produce and co-finance an unspecified number of independent pics each year.
Overseas audiences' love affair with Shakespeare continued hot and heavy at the weekend, while "Rush Hour" blitzed Germany, "The Rugrats Movie" captivated the U.K. and "Payback" saw good-to-great…
The Nielsen future is looking brighter at Fox thanks to "Futurama," which launched Sunday night with unprecedented strong numbers for the net.
MGM Intl. Television Distribution said Monday that it has signed a multiyear agreement with DirecTV Japan under which the direct-to-home home satcaster will air current and upcoming MGM and United…
Home & Garden Television, which has distribution in all of the country's top markets except New York, now has gained a foothold on Time Warner Cable in Gotham.
Defying predictions of a post-Monica dip, Fox News Channel is on track to score its first-ever quarterly primetime Nielsen win over rival MSNBC -- though the crisis in Kosovo seems to be helping the…
German pay TV channel Premiere has secured 14 new nationwide digital channels in addition to its three current offerings, paving the way for its expansion into digital broadcasting.
Buena Vista's "A Civil Action" and "Beloved," which were expected to go to ABC in their first broadcast window because BV and ABC are both a part of the Walt Disney Co., will instead end up on NBC.
Alan Howden is stepping down as the BBC's controller of program acquisitions after 35 years with the pubcaster; he will be replaced by his deputy Sophie Turner Laing.