British Prime Minister Tony Blair on Tuesday denied reports he had intervened on behalf of News Corp. boss Rupert Murdoch in his unsuccessful bid to buy Italian broadcaster Mediaset.
WASHINGTON — It could have been one heck of a birthday. The day Cablevision CEO James Dolan’s youngest turned 4 last week, the headlines blared the latest rumored marriage of sports and media: Was…
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, the precocious kid on "Third Rock From the Sun," has inked for a role in Touchstone Pictures' "10 Things I Hate About You," the teen adaptation of "Taming of the Shrew."
The threat of Fox affiliates pre-empting the April 27 episode of "Ally McBeal" is losing steam, as at least one major station that was considering preemption has decided against the move.
Toni Braxton's bankruptcy case has taken on an adversarial dimension with the filing of a complaint in which she alleges misappropriation of funds by her record company, Arista Records, and conflicts…
Roger Spottiswoode, who took over the ever-daunting James Bond franchise with "Tomorrow Never Dies," has inked to helm "Vertical Limit" for TriStar Pictures, the studio confirmed Tuesday.
An association representing Japanese television networks on Tuesday asked the government to help foot the estimated 665 billion yen ($5.12 billion) it is going to cost them to switch to digital…
New Line specialty house Fine Line Features has launched its own international sales and distribution division, Fine Line Intl., in order to boost its financial resources and brand the Fine Line name…
GERMANY Kirch Group attorney Joachim Theye will resign as chairman of the board at Germany’s No. 2 commercial web SAT1 March 31. Kirch Group managing director Jan Mojto, currently a SAT1 board…
Mirvish Prods. has announced a new C$3 million musical-theater production intended to showcase Canada's Celtic roots.
The evangelists for the Second Coming of Television, featuring 500 digital channels and eye-popping high-definition pictures before the decade is out, have forsaken reality and taken up residence in…