Phoenix Pictures and Columbia Pictures are in talks with Mike Newell to direct "Shanghai," an epic-sized project scripted by Hossein Amini, who was Oscar nominated for his adaptation of "The Wings of…
The organizers of Mifed announced Monday that the 66th edition of the Milanese mart was, from their perspective, a great success, with a sharp increase of Asian buyers.
Disney said Tuesday it plans to swing its animated hit "Tarzan" onto the sell-through homevid and DVD markets Feb. 1, backed by what it calls one of its biggest marketing campaigns ever.
Shares of Pixar Animation Studios shot up as high as 14% Tuesday after the studio reported better-than-expected third-quarter profits fueled by "A Bug's Life's" release on homevid.
Hot off his double Emmy win for "Ally McBeal" and "The Practice," David E. Kelley has nearly completed a five-year deal with Fox Broadcasting Company and 20th Century Fox Television which could be…
GERMANY Public children’s channel Kinderkanal has bought the broadcasting rights from BBC Worldwide for another 170 episodes of “Teletubbies.” The kiddie channel now holds the rights for a total 260…
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich has signed on as a regular contributor to Fox News Channel's election 2000 coverage, the cabler is expected to announce today.
Big U.S. investment fund Capital Research and Management has taken a 3.5% stake in Germany's Kirch Media for DM508 million ($273 million).
In a post-Frankfurt bidding frenzy reminiscent of "The Horse Whisperer," DreamWorks bought screen rights to the Marc Levy novel "If Only It Were True" for $2 million, with Steven Spielberg producing…
The Indian Ministry for Information and Broadcasting has lifted a ban on Pakistan TV in India. The government had banned the channel during the conflict between India and Pakistan from May to August.
Motion Intl., Canada's second largest production company and one of the country's leading television program distributors, has tapped Didier Pietri as its U.S. president.
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