U.S. pics could soon be in post-production in the legendary Babelsberg Studios now that upstart Helkon Media is in advanced negotiations to run a state-of-the-art f/x facility at the famed site.
DIC Entertainment Inc. has tapped former Buena Vista Home Entertainment Worldwide exec David Jessen as veep of its animated straight-to-video homevid division.
Stephen Grabiner, who quit last week as chief exec of ONdigital to join Rupert Murdoch's eVentures, has instead taken a job with venture capital group Apax Partners.
Univision Communications, the Spanish-lingo TV giant, posted another strong quarterly earnings report Monday, fueled by continued rating and revenue gains at its O&O stations in Gotham, Los Angeles…
Record-busting launches by the "Star Wars" prequel in the U.K. and "Tarzan" in Mexico and two Asian territories, plus more rollicking debuts by "The Mummy" generated plenty of heat at the foreign…
The take on Broadway was healthy last week, topping the previous week's B.O. by $389,242 to hit $9,932,173. Only four out of the 24 shows on the boards registered losses.
Federal Communications Commission staffers urged commissioners Monday to end the ban on owning more than one station in a market, but only in cases where broadcasters could prove it would benefit the…
Movie producers have pulled their ads from the Philippines Daily Inquirer, the country's largest circulation daily, allegedly due to pressure exerted on producers by President Joseph Estrada.
Sandra Bullock has set up "The List" at Warner Bros. and pacted with "Runaway Bride" scribes Josann McGibbon and Sara Parriott to turn the pitch into a feature for her to produce and potentially star…
The New York State Council on the Arts' Electronic Media and Film Program is offering distribution grants of up to $5,000 for new works by New York-based media artists.
With an eye toward joining the Capitol Records Tower and the Hollywood sign as a Hollywood landmark, the House of Blues has topped 6255 Sunset Blvd. with its familiar logo.