Filmfest D.C. has unveiled the slate for its 13th annual Intl. Film Festival, which caters to Washington's large diplomatic community with a heavy dose of foreign films that might not otherwise be…
Powerful House telecommunications subcommittee chairman Billy Tauzin, R-La., continued his industry honcho outreach program Monday during meetings with top Viacom execs including MTV's Tom Freston…
Pre-Oscar hype helped add $10 million to "Shakespeare in Love's" coffers overseas last weekend, while "Analyze This" had a jaunty foreign preem in Australia and "A Bug's Life" launched in Japan with…
The government of Switzerland has awarded European channel launcher SBS Broadcasting the country's first nationwide private commercial license.
The Academy reminds its 5,557 members that their ballots are due at the PricewaterhouseCoopers offices by 5 p.m. this afternoon. In what will be his second appearance on an Oscar telecast, Val…
Mitch Dolan has been upped to president of the ABC Radio Station Group.
Teen-film actress Rebecca Gayheart ("Scream 2" "Urban Legend") joins Brad Rowe ("Jello Shots"), Eddie Mills ("Push"), Dan Montgomery ("Red Dirt"), Marisa Coughlan ("Killing Mrs. Tingle") and newcomer…
In a golden first quarter for Spain's local cinema, Alex de la Iglesia's "Dying of Laughter" has trounced local-pic release records with a first-weekend gross of $1.82 million.
A Cairo court has handed down long terms at hard labor to 14 Islamic militants who were convicted of setting fire to two video shops and a cinema billboard company.
The Ontario Court of Justice has dismissed a suit filed by John Levy that sought to stop Shaw Communications of Calgary from selling its 48.75% interest in the Sportscope Television Network.
News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch is no two-timer. Murdoch spokesman Howard Rubenstein said Monday that the media mogul did not begin his much-talked-about affair with Star Television veep Wendy…