BBC World has commissioned Indian production companies to produce programming for its channel in India. India is the biggest market for BBC World outside Europe, and the net is making strong efforts…
With great exuberance and obvious surprise, Roberto Benigni, the irrepressible force both behind and in front of the camera in "Life Is Beautiful," won the best actor award Sunday at the fifth annual…
Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Italy's top film producer and distributor, announced over the weekend that he will acquire a 16% stake in Italy's beleaguered digital pay TV company Stream, currently controlled…
"Party of Five" staff writer Julia Dahl is switching gears and coasts, taking her newest play, "Wonderland," to Off Broadway at the American Place Theater.
Norman Jewison remembers exactly where he was when it happened. But then, it's not the kind of thing you easily forget.
Intertainment AG has signed a $125 million deal with Franchise Pictures for exclusive Euro marketing rights for future U.S. pics.
Fresh from garnering four Grammys, Celine Dion took this year's Juno awards by storm, nabbing five.
While the major record labels debate the best way to transmit songs over the Internet, forward-thinking smaller outfits are already reaching consumers with sites that preview tracks from the next…
As the 500-channel universe nears reality and the convergence of television and the Internet comes closer to completion, a number of companies are duking it out to gain access to your TV and to be…
Post-production in the film and TV worlds once was considered a completely separate discipline from production and distribution. When the computer entered the film- and video-editing processes, that…
The boob tube is becoming a whole lot smarter. Once derided as the "idiot box," television is quickly evolving into an interactive high-tech appliance, as a slew of new upgrades like Web TV Plus…