Warner Bros. Pictures has made a pay-or-play deal with veteran television director John Whitesell to make his feature directing debut with "See Spot Run" starring David Arquette. Written by Craig…
Po-Chih Leong has signed on to direct "Blood and Chocolate" for MGM. Leong's English-lingo debut, "The Wisdom of Crocodiles," starring Jude Law, is slated for a May 5 release by Miramax Films.
Ratings for CBS' coverage of the NCAA basketball tournament have remained on par with a year ago despite the elimination of some of the tourney's mar-quee teams. According to Nielsen's overnight…
German licensing company Intertainment has struck its second major rights deals in a number of weeks, selling Italy's Mediaset a program package worth $20 million.
After snagging an industry-leading 17 noms -- including a rare two for best pic -- Disney all but disappeared Sunday night. Those familiar with the campaigns this year had a ready explanation for the…
Catherine Tasca was named France's new culture and communications minister Monday in a government reshuffle.
Bill Burke, who was on a fast track at Time Warner before he resigned as president and CEO of news and information at TW Digital Media earlier this year, has surfaced as president and CEO of RSN…
The PS 2000: Short Film Exhibition will unspool 41 new shorts, including four world and 10 New York premieres, beginning April 3 at the Anthology Film Archives.
While it didn't win the Oscar pool, WB/UIP's "The Green Mile" (cume: $67.2 million) staged a wow bow in Japan, marching into top spot with $4.3 million from 260 houses.
"Frasier" exec producer Christopher Lloyd, who's shepherded the Paramount-produced laffer through seven seasons, five best comedy Emmy wins and several timeslot changes, is finally calling it a wrap.
Less than two months after signing investment deals with all five major record labels, Listen.com on Monday announced that the company has picked up $70 million in additional venture capital. The…