Discovery Communications will invest $3 million-$5 million in Fanfare, a classical music cable web scheduled to launch on Thanksgiving Day.
There was no shortage of new releases overseas at the weekend -- but a worrying lack of crowd pleasers as the recent U.S. box office depression continued to have a knock-on effect.
The stock of Golden Books Family Entertainment doubled to 56¢ a share Monday after the besieged children's publisher announced the sale of its adult publishing group to St. Martin's Press.
BBC host Jill Dando has died after being shot outside her west London home. The 37-year-old, who fronted "Crimewatch," "Holiday" and the "Six O'Clock News," was found slumped on her doorstep Monday…
Charlton Heston failed to show Sunday at the Society of Operating Cameramen's annual banquet to present an award.
Bertelsmann AG, Europe's largest media company, laid open its ambitions Monday to become the world's leading e-commerce company. At the opening of the German congress for multimedia in Stuttgart…
Margaret Edson's "Wit" continues to rack up season-end kudos. The Pulitzer Prize winner was the most lauded new play in the Outer Critics Circle awards, which were announced Monday and will be…
Former Live Entertainment chairman Roger Burlage will today even the score with his former employer, Artisan Entertainment, when he announces completion of his takeover of Harvey Entertainment in a…
Showtime has scheduled its new weekly satirical drama "Beggars & Choosers" for Saturdays at 10:30 p.m., hiring Brian Kerwin to play the lead as head of programming for a broadcast net that's…
Bertelsmann AG, Europe's largest media company, laid open its ambitions Monday to become the world's leading e-commerce company.