CBS on Wednesday canceled its midseason drama "Four Corners" after just two episodes and yanked sitcoms "The Gregory Hines Show" and "Step by Step" from this Friday's schedule.
Studios, authors, songwriters and their heirs will benefit from a 20-year extension of current copyright terms that was approved Wednesday by the House Judiciary Committee.
Alliance Independent Films has added two new feature acquisitions to its slate of offerings: docu-drama "Beefcake," the sophomore effort from Canadian filmmaker Thom Fitzgerald, and "Bongwater," a…
Cablevision Systems Corp. completed its billion-dollar acquisition of Tele-Communications Inc.'s cable systems in New Jersey and New York Wednesday, although the price of the deal has risen $600…
Lions Gate has sold nine titles for international distribution, the company said Thursday at AFM. "I'm Losing You" was picked up by Cecchi Gori (Italy), Cine Co. (Spain), Agua Pinema (Turkey), Cine…
France's Centre National de la Cinematographie (CNC), which is virtually a French film ministry, gave a clean bill of health to the French cinema industry Wednesday, saying that optimism and…
WNYC has named Mitchell Heskel vice president for finance and administration effective March 16. Heskel will be responsible for the public radio station's financial planning and policies as well as…
Steve Leavitt has been tapped VP of national promotion for Mammoth Records. Coming to Mammoth after stints at A&M Records, RCA Records and DGC/Geffen, Leavitt will promote Mammoth artists in all…
The government of Victoria has approved an ambitious scheme to build an entertainment complex in Melbourne that will include a theme park operated by Paramount Parks, at least four film and TV…
The soundtrack to "Titanic" was the bestselling album in the nation for the eighth consecutive week, with 505,000 copies of the Sony Classical/Sony Music Soundtracks disc going home with consumers.