Showtime is commissioning the long-delayed sequel to the PBS miniseries "Tales of the City" by slating a June production start for "More Tales of the City."
Rank Group Plc plans to sell its movie distribution unit and is expected to raise between $160 million and $180 million from the sale, according to a report in the Sunday Times.
The "smart money" on Wall Street is moving back into the cable TV sector, both in the stock market and in the market for cable systems. Among the players said to be looking around the market for…
The B.O. battle for Super Bowl weekend preeminence began well before kickoff time Sunday, as five films vied for the three-day championship atop a generally listless theatrical marketplace.
It was just a matter of time before publishers began making deals for books stemming from the sensationalized murder of 6-year-old beauty pageant winner JonBenet Ramsey.
Looking to strengthen its presence in international satellite broadcasting, Sony Corp. confirmed on Friday it’s discussing joining with News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch in News’ Japanese satellite…
ABC is prepping several schedule changes including slotting "Ellen" in the Tuesday 8:30 spot currently held by freshman comedy "Life's Work," effective March 4.
BBC Worldwide has carried out a far-reaching restructuring of its distribution arm, with new expanded roles for its sales honchos in the Americas and Asia Pacific, and the closure of the combo's…
Three major studios are spending more than $9 million in advertising on Sunday's Super Bowl in a quest to re-create the early buzz enjoyed by 20th Century Fox with last year's spot for "Independence…
Loews Theatres co-chairman Barrie Lawson Loeks will become the first woman ever to receive the Robert W. Selig ShoWester of the Year award, at the four-day exhibition convention which takes place…
In a week when frigid weather kept viewers inside and glued to their sets, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" maintained its hot streak the week ending Jan. 12.