Eric Petro has been promoted to senior veep of finance and planning at the Walt Disney Studios.
The Canadian government has concluded in a report released Wednesday that there's nothing wrong with the film and TV tax incentives and funding system in the Great White North, but producers can…
A landmark China trade bill that would open the giant territory to the U.S. entertainment industry was on the brink of passage after the U.S. Senate on Thursday rejected the final amendments and…
Despite the holiday, gavelers saw mostly positive syndie ratings for Labor Day week with the debuts of newcomer "Power of Attorney" and the second season of its stablemate "Divorce Court."
Mandalay Sports Entertainment and Warren Miller Films, one of the leading niche producers of ski and snowboard films, have partnered to develop and distribute sports films. Under the alliance, Warren…
Online radio service Spike has pacted with the RIAA to create streaming radio services that fall under the purview of the org's desired copyright protections.
European Commission staff reportedly has drafted a decision to block Time Warner's $20 billion acquisition of music giant EMI on the grounds it would stifle price competition.
Defying MPAA head Jack Valenti's stalwart defense of the film ratings system, the industry's directors issued a call Thursday for complete revision of the ratings. The Directors Guild of America…
The same week that Al Gore and Joe Lieberman took showbiz to task for marketing inappropriate movies, CDs and videogames to kids, the head of Miramax, VH1 and Rolling Stone threw a concert in their…
U.K. rights group Chorion is partnering with L.A.-based animation studio SD Entertainment to produce "Make Way for Noddy," a $15 million kids TV series.
The first installment of the 19th annual Contemporary Documentary Series -- presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, the Academy Foundation and the UCLA Film & Television Archive…