Martin McDonagh may see the second of his "Leenane" trilogy, about the emotionally tortured denizens of Ireland's bleak Westlands, hit the Broadway boards next spring.
Rupert Murdoch's FX cable network has ponied up about $40 million to engineer its first major buy of theatrical movies in their first broadcast window, but with one caveat: It will have to share the…
Problems with finding the right man to play Nelson Mandela, as well as greater-than-anticipated pre-production demands, have forced South African producer Anant Singh to delay production of "Long…
David Bowie will host the second season of "The Hunger," the erotic-horror anthology series that Telescene Film Group produces for the Showtime web.
Opponents of the proposed merger between the Screen Actors Guild and the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists are organizing a rally at SAG headquarters Thursday to drum up support for…
Chile's biggest cable operators are showing a profit for the first time, but broadcasters are running at a loss, according to a government monitor.
Brittany Murphy (“Clueless”) has taken the role relinquished by Leelee Sobieski in Sony’s “Girl Interrupted” starring Winona Ryder and Angelina Jolie. James Mangold (“Cop Land”) is directing “Girl,”…
Scandinavian media company Modern Times Group (MTG) has signed an exclusive five- year deal with Buena Vista International Television (BVI-TV) for pay and free TV rights in the Nordic territories and…
Two weeks into ABC's lockout of the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians, the two sides have agreed to return to the bargaining table under the supervision of a federal mediator.
ITALY Sandro Pierotti, who has headed Buena Vista’s theatrical operations in Italy for the past four and a half years, will step down as VP and managing director Dec. 4. Replacing him will be former…
Attorney Steven Leib has joined the task force at completion bond provider Intl. Film Guarantors.