Signaling another attempt to boost its presence in the black music marketplace, Reprise Records has tapped Kris Parker, who is best known as recording artist KRS-One, as veep of the label.
Preparing to market its $700 million stock offering to Wall Street, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer reported Monday that its third-quarter net loss more than doubled to $40.2 million as a result of losses on…
Morgan Freeman is in line for the role of an older Nelson Mandela in the $23 million film about the South African president's life, producer Anant Singh said.
The Canadian Film Centre will announce today the establishment of a biennial lifetime achievement award, whose first recipient is Norman Jewison.
Hearst-Argyle Television said Monday it was "pleased" with third-quarter results, but that it will take another week to report actual earnings from the 5% revenues gain the New York-based broadcast…
Capping off more than a year of negotiations, Beacon Pictures has finalized international distribution agreements for its next two big-budget pictures, "End of Days," starring Arnold Schwarzenegger…
Some 200 cable operators that form Red Intercable SA have signed an agreement with Cinecanal (Fox, MGM, Universal and Paramount) to offer its premium package Movie City.
Broadway's overall take was robust last week, largely in part to a smattering of one-man, limited-run shows that helped boost grosses to a healthy $10,345,721.
Landing at its third home, the Hughes Bros.' Jack the Ripper saga, "From Hell," seems to be one project that refuses to die. Twentieth Century Fox recently picked up the project after it had been put…
Three more Hollywood studio pics -- "Autumn in New York," "Beloved" and "Soldier" -- quietly surfaced for sale to foreign distribs on Monday, the first day of the London Screenings (through Friday)…
As recession kicks in south of the border, two of the four partners in $1 billion satcaster Galaxy Latin America are making a partial retreat.