Taking on the most expensive unsolved art heist in history, 20th Century Fox has optioned the feature film rights to Boston Herald reporter Tom Mashberg’s article — which details his investigation…
Book publishing execs are gearing up for what may be a year of merger and acquisition frenzy.
On the heels of its much-buzzed November sweeps series on health code violations at Los Angeles County restaurants, KCBS and its dogged investigative reporter/culinary cop Joel Grover exposed yet…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Dream Entertainment has picked up overseas rights to the road movie "Sparkler," the directorial debut of Darren Stein.
Responding to the increased demand for local programming around Europe, Columbia TriStar Intl. Television (CTIT) has promoted Ludwig zu Salm to the newly created post of president of production…
Good Machine Intl. has acquired worldwide sales rights to Joan Chen's directorial debut "Xiu Xiu, the Sent Down Girl," which makes its world premiere Feb. 19 in competition at the Berlin Film…
Arguably the biggest surprises among Tuesday's Oscar noms came in the directing category, where Atom Egoyan was tapped for "The Sweet Hereafter," while DGA nominees James L. Brooks -- whose "As Good…
Prudential Securities became the latest Wall Street firm to jump into the "Bowie bonds" business, announcing Monday a joint venture with former EMI/Capitol Music Group chairman Charles Koppelman to…
TV production and distribution entity Porchlight Entertainment has formed a movie division, Porchlight Pictures, to finance and distribute approximately four family-orientated titles per year.
A streamlined "Titanic" is definite, a no-frills "Capeman" is possible and the fleeting "Triumph of Love" waits in the wings as Broadway producers look to the road for gold. Even those tenacious…
NBC affiliates are open to the idea of giving back some ad time to the network to help pay for the $13 million-an-episode "ER," affiliate board members indicated Monday.