Rupert Murdoch has finally reached a preliminary agreement with Italian telco Telecom Italia that will create Italy's second digital TV platform, according to persistent rumors circulating in Italy.
The nascent radio satcasting business has garnered important votes of confidence this month from high-profile investors and consumer electronics manufacturers.
CBS is developing a new Columbia TriStar TV comedy created and executive produced by Larry Charles ("Seinfeld," "Mad About You") and Daniel Stern ("City Slickers," "Home Alone"). Stern will also star…
Backyard Productions has appointed Katie Adams exec producer at its Santa Monica location. In her new position, Adams will handle commercial projects for L.A.-based directors Rob Pritts, Don Rase and…
Warren Beatty bailed from the closing "Bulworth" gala, but otherwise the 42nd London Film Festival closed on a high note Thursday, unspooling 150 features over 15 days awash with directors, celebs…
The American Theater Wing announced Friday that it will disburse $103,000 in grants and scholarships to 43 nonprofit Gotham theater organizations and schools.
The Independent Film Channel has completed its 75-minute documentary feature "Bad Taste: The John Waters Story" and will schedule it as a world TV premiere on Jan. 29.
Domestic box office passed $6 billion Sunday, reaching the vaunted level 10% and 26 days faster than the previous record pace set in 1997.
The Prague Indies fest, which just finished its second edition, has been named as the Czech coordinator for the Sundance Festival's East European screenwriters lab.
A raft of new work from major American playwrights will kick off tonight's celebration of the Kesselring Prize, one of the nation's largest cash kudos for new playwrights.
Walt Disney World officials in Orlando have agreed to extend their contract with costumed performers and other workers until tonight at midnight in an attempt to keep Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck…
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