British comedy writer Ben Elton has secured a female lead for his feature helming debut “Maybe Baby.” Joely Richardson joins Hugh Laurie (“Peter’s Friends”) in the romantic comedy also scripted by…
David Camp has been promoted to senior VP of finance and operations, Warner Bros. Intl. TV distribution.
Propelled by a fifth $20 million-plus frame, Hollywood Pictures/Spyglass Entertainment's "The Sixth Sense" took the Labor Day holiday frame to record heights.
Richard Branson's Virgin Group, which owns businesses ranging from airlines to a cola brand, said it's considering selling a stake in its movie-theater unit. It might also sell the entire business…
Los Angeles WB affiliate KTLA has revamped its syndicated lineup for the new season with a pair of debuting action hours, Richard Simmons and a slew of off-net programs.
Allen Funt, who created and hosted the hit television show "Candid Camera" and built it into a nearly 50-year career in Hollywood, has died at age 84, family members said Monday.
China Television Co, (CTV) has become the first among Taiwan's four terrestrial TV networks to go public as the company's stock began trading on the Taiwan Stock Exchange on Aug. 9.
Just when you thought you'd heard the last of Austin Powers, New Line Home Video said it plans to spend $20 million to push "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me" as a DVD and VHS sell-through title…
Despite the protests of the Federation of European Film Directors (FERA), the European Commission is set to renew the five-year exemption from antitrust rules enjoyed by United International…
Oscar-nominated helmer Majid Majidi won his second Grand Prix of the Americas at the Montreal World Film Festival on Monday night, marking the first time in the fest's history that a filmmaker has…
Encore Media's WAM! kids channel will launch a stop-the-violence rallying cry on Sept. 12 in Littleton, Colo.