With the winning bidder for the Mann Theatre chain expected to be announced in the next few days, former Mann topper Jeff Lewine has emerged as a serious contender to take back the reins of the…
Warner Bros.' 4-week-old sci-fi actioner "The Matrix" found itself back on top over the weekend, collecting an estimated $12.9 million, off just 21% from the previous frame.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp. has relocated its legal and financial operations to Toronto, replaced its chief financial officer and accepted the resignation of another exec VP.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is expected to sign today a preliminary agreement to acquire a 30% stake in Italy's beleaguered digital pay TV company Stream, currently controlled by Italy's telco…
Bill Todman Jr. has inked a first-look film and TV production pact with 20th Century Fox-based Kopelson Entertainment. The pact marks the first time producers Arnold and Anne Kopelson have supported…
Carsey-Werner has tapped several key execs for its creative services department. Fred Mound has been upped from director of creative services to VP of creative services. In his expanded role, Mound…
Wall Street provided music to the ears of Launch Media Friday, as the online company's stock surged 29% on its first day of trading, a healthy gain during a shaky week for Internet stocks.
Sony Computer Entertainment has announced it will power up its first PlayStation store at Metreon, a Sony-owned retail center in downtown San Francisco, on June 16. Move comes as Sony preps unveiling…
Universal Pictures has paid a low- against high-six figure sum for Brit author Mark Barrowcliffe's debut novel "Golden Girl," for Ron Howard and Brian Grazer's Imagine Entertainment.
Capstar Broadcasting anticipates that it will close its $200 million acquisition of Triathlon Broadcasting on April 30.
DirecTV parent General Motors Hughes cleared the way to finalize its acquisition of PrimeStar's sat TV business Friday when it agreed to raise its offer to PrimeStar's bondholders in a deal to be…