The U.K.'s first entirely computer-animated movie is being prepped for production this summer by Noel Gay Prods. and Victor Film.
As a high-profile bill targeting showbiz violence was nearly waylaid Tuesday, academics urged the Senate Commerce Committee to adopt a proposal banning violent programming when kids are most likely…
NBC has informed the National Assn. of Broadcasters that it may exit the trade org as part of a companywide cost-cutting effort.
Canuck film outfit Alliance Atlantis Pictures and Brit production company Natural Nylon Entertainment announced Tuesday that they will co-produce three new films -- "Marlowe," "Disturbia" and…
A federal judge has dismissed a $138 million class-action lawsuit filed against CBS and the Writers Guild of America by a scribe who complained that an affirmative action program set up for Latino…
U.K. cable operator NTL has posted a substantial boost in TV penetration for the quarter ending March 31, up to 45% from 40% a year ago.
Jean Doumanian's Sweetland Films has appointed Intermedia to handle international sales on Woody Allen's "Sweet and Lowdown" and Coky Giedroyc's "Women Talking Dirty."
Top TV production vets David E. Kelley, Steven Bochco and Dick Wolf have backed the right to take ethical risks in making an impact on auds -- even though Congress partly blames screen violence for…
Despite disappointing ratings for this season, ABC confirmed Tuesday that it will add just six new shows to its lineup next fall in a bet that stability -- and a handful of well-received returning…
French pay TV group Canal Plus has pacted with Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope Studios to pick up worldwide rights outside North America to a seven-title package of Zoetrope-controlled pics.