Taking advantage of the required high-definition broadcast conversions mandated by the Federal Communications Commission on networks, former Sony senior veep Michael Baron has taken over the reigns…
Helene Lynn-Nash, who most recently worked at Craig Anderson Prods., has joined the Kaufman Co. as VP of creative affairs.
The Mel Gibson actioner "Payback" edged Warner Bros.' sophomore romancer "Message in a Bottle" for the top spot at the box office over the weekend, final figures showed Monday.
Saturday's world premiere here of Nikita Mikhalkov's pic, "The Barber of Siberia," proved that the lines between Russia's conflicting political factions can be blurred by a blockbuster film.
"Entertainment Tonight" correspondent Jann Carl has inked a rich new four-year deal with Paramount's top-rated syndie magazine strip that includes a promotion to an expanded role as a weekend anchor…
Sony Online Entertainment has upped two key execs in its advertising department.
Robert De Niro will be a presenter at the Academy Awards for the fifth time this year.
Anti-violence and victims' rights groups mounted a public protest in Toronto last week to attempt to stop Canuck indie Lions Gate Films from shooting "American Psycho" in Canada's largest city.
Hamdon Entertainment, Phoenix Pictures and JAM Pictures have inked an exclusive output deal to develop telefilms based upon the works of British novelist Jeffrey Archer.
John Malone's Encore Media Group has negotiated new contracts and some extensions of existing agreements with 15 cable operators, deals that will propel its pay-cable networks Starz and Encore from…
Comcast Corp. stock surged Monday after the cabler reported a net profit of $414 million in the fourth quarter, driven by investment gains and strong operational performance. The company had reported…