Rupert the bear is replacing Franklin the turtle as CBS and Nickelodeon tinker with their kidvid skeds.
Crime paid big as the Boston Society of Film Critics showered "Out of Sight" and "The General" with multiple awards at a gathering marked by a number of unconventional choices.
The $480-million Royal Atlantis Hotel, equal parts state-of-the-art fish tank and grand scale luxury hotel, is designed around the myth of the lost city of Atlantis.
Veteran Canuck feature film producer Peter Simpson is back in action for the first time since he sold his company, Norstar Entertainment, to Alliance Communications late last year.
New York-based Foundry Film Partners has committed to invest in "Company Man" starring Douglas McGrath, Sigourney Weaver and Woody Allen.
FROM MIP ASIAThe number of buyers, exhibitors and visitors was down for the fifth edition of Mip Asia mostly because of the economic meltdown that has affected numerous economies in the region.
Dutch producer and distributor Palm Plus Produkties has bought out Pri-mation Media, the parent company of animation production, distribution and licensing company Telescreen, from Japanese trading…
TNT, home to one of the highest-rated of the weekly wrestling series on television, has signed wrestler Sting to star in a made-for-cable movie called "Shutter Speed."
Paramount Pictures and producer Donald DeLine completed a preemptive buy of a comic pitch by Larry Levin ("Doctor Dolittle") that the studio hopes can be converted into a vehicle that will hook a big…
Cuba opened its arms to Americans and Americans responded. Curious, intrepid and enthusiastic, the U.S. industryites who made the trek to the Havana Film Festival Dec. 1-11 found eager auds…