Time Warner is to buy back up to $5 billion of its stock in the next three years, it said Thursday, fulfilling a long-standing promise by the company that it would take advantage of its strengthened…
Even with the guidance and clout of someone like Robert Redford, building a successful cable channel is not a walk in the park.
An offer by CanWest Global to purchase specialty channel owner NetStar Communications has been accepted by 68% of shareholders, CanWest announced Wednesday.
Screen Actors Guild board member Paul Napier, who had threatened to resign from a merger referendum oversight committee over a miscount in an internal election, has decided to stay on, at SAG…
Billy Crudup ("The Hi-Lo Country") and Samantha Morton ("Under the Skin") have agreed to star in Alison Maclean's sophomore effort "Jesus' Son."
Warner Bros.-based Bel Air has paid $400,000 against $1 million for the rights to the hotly contested "Junk," an animated musical about a junkyard of old car parts that come to life.
There are plenty of film schools, and a growing number of schools that have film-scoring programs. The problem is that most of the time, the filmmakers learn about filmmaking and the composers learn…
Jim Samples has been named senior veep and general manager of the Spanish-lingo versions of Turner's TNT and Cartoon Network, two of the most popular cablers in Latin America.
The William Morris Agency has tapped Jeffrey W. Schneider as director of public relations.
Former Sony Corp. of America CEO Michael Schulhof's attempts to carve out a new career for himself in the Internet world have led to a vicious dispute with European Internet startup World Online…
NBC isn't the only network yanking its Wednesday comedy block for the February sweeps.