TOKYO DirecTV Japan has reached an agreement with upstart Japanese passenger carrier Skymark Airlines to promote the satellite platform on flights operated by the airline. Under the deal, DirecTV…
News Corp. took the first formal step towards the public offering of stock in its film and TV businesses Friday when it filed a prospectus for Fox Entertainment Group, outlining a more detailed…
Sound designer Gary Rydstrom, a five-time Academy Award winner, has been named director of creative operations for Skywalker Sound.
Cowboy Booking, which released the genre classic "The Beyond" for Quentin Tarantino's Rolling Thunder Pictures, has picked up two more films from Tarantino's eclectic banner.
Gotham's Sony Lincoln Square multiplex, one of the highest-grossing theaters in the U.S., was evacuated twice over the weekend -- once for chemical explosions and the second time for a fire.
Sandra Bullock will be presented with the Montreal World Film Festival Award for Career Excellence at the Canadian fest Sept. 6.
Shares of Tele-Communications Inc. fell nearly 5% Friday as the country's No. 1 cabler, which is being bought by AT&T Corp. for $48 billion, reported a smaller net loss on reduced revenues.
The syndie strip "America's Dumbest Criminals" is being retooled going into its third season, nabbing a new production company, co-host and set.
Walt Disney's Buena Vista TV has quietly cleared TV stations in 50% of the country for the syndicated re-runs of "Unhappily Ever After," the WB Network sitcom from the creators of "Married With…
Sports-marketing company the Marquee Group has bought Tollin/Robbins Prods., which produces the half-hour HBO comedy "Arli$$."
Allegro Films and Carla Singer Prods. kicked off lensing last week in Montreal on "Dead Ahead," a thriller set to air on TNT early next year.