Fox 2000 made a preemptive bid late Monday for David Hubbard's spec script "Noel" for producers Lynda Obst and Howard Rosenman.
UGC Intl., the recently re-formed international sales division of French major UGC, has picked up worldwide rights to high-profile Gallic pics from helmers Patrice Leconte and Jean Becker.
News Corp. has agreed to sell direct marketing services concern DIMAC Marketing Corp. to McCown De Leeuw & Co. for an undisclosed amount, the media company said Tuesday.
The long-awaited bidding process for pay TV licenses in Brazil's booming market is back on track.
Australia's highest-rated TV drama series, "Blue Heelers," has been sold to the U.S., where it will air each afternoon on satellite and cable channel Trio, launching in September.
Earvin (Magic) Johnson's film and TV development company, which currently has a two-year, first-look deal at Fox, has netted a feature spec with the studio's purchase of "Seven Days," a romantic…
Lions Gate Films has inked a deal with Polish writer-director Agnieszka Holland ("Washington Square," "Europa Europa") to produce her next project, "A Miracle Worker." Elisabeth Shue ("Leaving Las…
Ten years ago, Harvard undergrad David Mays was printing up copies of a newsletter he called the Source, to complement his hip-hop show on the college radio station.
Record companies and music publishers in Canada have reached agreement on a royalty arrangement for the next six years.
Making its first acquisition at Cannes, Fox Searchlight Pictures has purchased the North and South American rights to Overseas Film Group's English comedy "Waking Ned," the debut feature from…