DirecTV is teaming up with Comedy Central on a first of its kind pay-per-view packaging of the animated comedy series "South Park." Through the end of the year, DirecTV subscribers will be offered a…
Time Warner took a big step closer to the altar, and to open access, Monday, appeasing federal regulators with a promise to offer EarthLink Internet service over Time Warner's cable lines alongside…
Euro Disney's net income rose by 64% to 39 million Euros ($33.2 million) in the year to Sept. 30, on revenues of ($816.9 million), up 4% from last year. The debt-laden company that operates the…
Intermedia Films has paid mid- against high-six figures for an untitled high-concept love story from scribe David Hollander. He is attached to make his directorial debut with the project, which will…
Veteran scribe and producer Rene Balcer ("Law & Order") has signed with CAA for representation in all areas.
Having just starred opposite John Malkovich in the upcoming "Shadow of the Vampire," Willem Dafoe is in negotiations to replace him to star opposite Tobey Maguire in Columbia Pictures' "Spider-Man."
In addition to launching an upgraded search function,iFilmpro.com on Friday bowed the SpecMarket, a new service from iFilm's script coverage venture, www.ScriptShark.com.
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TV Azteca has moved to appease the markets by offloading its controversial 50% stake in mobile telephony venture Unefon. Mexico's No. 2 web is offering shareholders the option to buy the Unefon…
Jason Reed has been promoted to senior vice president of the Buena Vista Motion Picture Group, making him third in the chain of command on the motion picture side of the studio -- under president…
Attorney John T. Frankenheimer will be honored at the UJA's Spirit of Music Award black tie gala dinner Dec. 6 at the Pierre in New York City.