Departing BBC director general John Birt is being tipped for a peerage, which would hasten his exit from the pubcaster.
Turner Broadcasting's TNT has outbid Rupert Murdoch's FX and Barry Diller's USA Network to claim the first network window of Artisan Entertainment's supernatural thriller "Stir of Echoes."
Digital Entertainment Network, the online broadcaster of original TV-like programming, plans to hold an initial stock sale that could raise as much as $75 million.
The entertainment industry has already begun to cast actors, network with producers and attract scripts on the Internet, and now Online Music Co. has developed a way for filmmakers and ad agencies to…
NTL has completed a $5 million deal with technology supplier Diva U.K. to set up a video-on-demand movie service for the cable operator's digital TV platform.
Despite the rainy weather, the Independent Feature Film Market remained lively on Tuesday, dominated by gangsters, kudos and talk of foreign markets.
In what could be described as a sort of "Mr. Diggler Goes to Washington," Sony Pictures Entertainment has paid $1 million for "Ottoman Empire," a political satire from scribe-helmer Andrew Bergman.
After four years of negotiations, Hong Kong Cable has agreed to add MTV Asia to its lineup.
The Eastman Kodak Co. said Tuesday it will sell its Image Bank, a collection of 30 million photographs and 15,000 hours of stock film footage, to Getty Images for $183 million in cash in order to…
"The Matrix" nabbed four awards Tuesday at the first Golden Trailer Awards held at the DGA Theater.
The Walt Disney Studios has tapped Andrea Marozas for the newly created post of senior vice president, communications, for the company.