The clouds hanging over Japan's direct broadcast satellite service industry began to dissipate on Tuesday when PerfecTV and JSkyB announced the terms of their merger, which will create the nation's…
Paramount Pictures and producer Alan Ladd Jr. paid just under $1 million for screen rights and screenwrit-ing fees to "First Wives Club" author Olivia Goldsmith's next novel, "The Bad Boys Club."
Bill Kalmenson's "The Souler Opposite," which picked up foreign buys at the American Film Market, will open the Tahoe Intl. Film Festival on Friday.
Mike Myers — who plays that groovy international man of mystery, Austin Powers — will be a presenter at this year’s Academy Awards. It will be the second time Myers has presented an Oscar. Myers…
The wedding party is coming together for Universal's "The Bride of Chucky," with Jennifer Tilly, Brad Dourif, Jennifer Heigl and Nick Stabile set to co-star in the newest entry in the fright…
Major Aussie film and TV producer-distribber Beyond on Tuesday reported a 1.4% increase in post-tax profits to A$1.7 million ($1.1 million) for the six months ended Dec. 31 on revenues of $24.8…
Mergers and acquisitions among theater chains are likely to continue to the point where as few as four to five circuits could control 80% of the nation's screens.
Showtime has canceled Larry Gelbart's race-car series "Fast Track" after a one-season run of 22 hourlong episodes.
The Gotham network flagship stations of NBC and CBS are both trying to cash in on their networks respective loss and gain of the NFL. WNBC, the NBC flagship, is expected to announce on March 12 that…
Sophie Turner Laing has been appointed head of acquired programs for BBC Television, reporting to Alan Howden, the pubcaster's long-serving controller of program acquisition.
Investor interest in radio stocks is skyrocketing, with one billion-dollar radio stock offering all but completed this week and another expected to be announced shortly.