U.K. culture secretary Chris Smith has guaranteed that the British Broadcasting Corp. will continue to be funded by a universal TV license fee at least until 2006.
Looking to add an industry heavyweight to its distribution department, Miramax Films is in talks with former Paramount vice chairman Barry London to take a newly created high-level post at the…
Lauren Bacall has joined the cast of Miramax Films' family drama "Sundowning."
Lucasfilm THX and Dolby Laboratories will launch a new theatrical digital surround sound technology, Dolby Digital-Surround EX, with the release of direc-tor George Lucas' upcoming "Star Wars…
Rap artists continue to rule the upper rungs of the album sales chart for the second consecutive week, led by Def Jam's Jay-Z, whose "Vol. II ... Hard Knock Life" again checked in at No. 1.
French actors Virginie Ledoyen and Guillaume Canet are in talks to star opposite Leonardo DiCaprio in Danny Boyle's "The Beach."
Tuesday night's pennant-clinching New York Yankees victory over the Cleveland Indians has clouted the highest primetime rating of baseball's postseason to date, but with not quite enough power to top…
Fox on Tuesday shelved its third new comedy of the season, Sunday's "Holding the Baby," leaving just one of its new sitcoms, "That '70s Show," on the air for the November sweeps.
"American History X" producer John Morrissey has picked up the spec drama "Joseph and Emma," marking a shift in a more serious direction for scribe Chris Matheson ("Bill and Ted's Excellent…
HIT Entertainment, the London-based producer and distributor of children's programming, on Tuesday reported record earnings, up 46% for the period ended July 31.
Producer Mike Lobell and director Andrew Bergman, production partners for 19 years, have decided to split.
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