Reese Witherspoon will star in MTV Films' "Election," opposite Matthew Broderick. Witherspoon will play an overachieving high-schooler running unopposed for student council president.
Oscar-winning writer/director Jane Campion has entered into a three-year first-look agreement with Propaganda Films, under which she has committed to direct one of her next two pictures for the…
A small media company plans to go head to head with Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting by setting up a video-on-demand digital cable TV service for movies.
Viacom Inc. chairman Sumner Redstone's luck is showing no signs of improving. Viacom stock dropped 5% Tuesday after several Wall Street analysts cut their earnings estimates for the conglomerate's…
Capitol Records has inked an unusual first-look record deal with filmmaker and vet musicvideo director Bruce Ratner to release the soundtracks from projects produced or directed under his Rat…
Spelling Entertainment Group. appointed former Creative Artists Agency co-founder Bill Haber to its board, it said Tuesday.
If there is anyone in Hollywood who thinks Esai Morales can't do a credible job playing a Jewish character, then they might want to get ahold of his testimony Tuesday in front of the Congressional…
The BBC will invest up to $16 million this year in its new Internet service, including a 24-hour news Web site due later this fall.
The irrepressible "Men in Black" became the second blockbuster of the year to top $200 million overseas after minting an additional $16 million last weekend, while "The Lost World: Jurassic Park"…
World Wide Web denizen Progressive Networks is moving to expand its already large footprint on the Web by acquiring upscale film site film.com, turning the popular site into a showcase for its…