Australian feevee and telephony group Cable & Wireless Optus on Thursday announced a yearly profit of $73 million on revenues of $2.2 billion.
In a surgical strike that will keep "ER's" Dr. Peter Benton in scrubs for three more seasons, Warner Bros. TV will pay Eriq La Salle $27 million over the next three years. La Salle's deal establishes…
Continuing its tradition of cherrypicking top local pics ripe for fall bows in Spain, the San Sebastian Intl. Film Festival has announced its first competition titles.
Netcaster Always Independent Films will stream 83 feature films and shorts during its online film festival, running through Sunday on Yahoo!'s Broadcast Services.
Carsey-Werner Intl. has sealed two deals in Asia, one with Star TV's Star World and the other with Taiwan, a first in the company's history.
The WB Network continues its quest to beef up comedy development, inking veteran film writer/director Harold Ramis to a two-pilot, seven-figure production deal.
British pay TV company BSkyB is in talks to buy a 9.9 percent stake in Chelsea Village, owners of the premiere Chelsea soccer team, part of a new drive to bolster an investment portfolio containing…
John Malone's Encore Entertainment Group has promoted Stephan Shelanski from VP, program acquisitions, to senior VP, program acquisitions, planning and scheduling.
Alfred Hitchcock is set to receive a centenary tribute from an unexpected quarter later this year in the form of a Russian-made, 21-episode series based on the American thriller and detective stories…
It was a particularly unlucky Friday the 13th for Universal's Gotham-based development office.
French movies dominated the awards at the 52nd Locarno Intl. Film Festival, with rural family drama "Skin of a Man, Heart of a Beast" nabbing the top Golden Leopard, as well as a Bronze Leopard for…