Just six weeks after launching in Australia and the U.K., National Geographic's first branded channels are among the most popular on both the U.K.'s BSkyB and Oz's Foxtel feevee platforms, spurring a…
Universal's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" towered above its weekend competitors with a studio-estimated $32.9 million in its sophomore attack.
Mark Urman has ankled his job as senior vice president of international at PR firm Dennis Davidson Associates to join indie film distributor and producer Cinepix Film Properties in the new post of…
Ang Lee will make his New York Film Festival debut when his latest film, "The Ice Storm," opens the 35th edition of the festival, which runs from Sept. 26 to Oct. 12 at Lincoln Center.
The Mexican government has given Televisa and TV Azteca permission to begin testing of digital TV signals.
Gallic TV and feature film production company Agat Films & Ex-Nihilo hit a double whammy Thursday -- "Marius et Jeannette" shared the Prix Louis-Delluc for best French film of the year and the…
Hours after former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Henry Cisneros was indicted for allegedly making payments to his former mistress, Linda Jones, Univision Communications Inc. said he…
The people who bring you "Saturday Night Live" and "Late Night With Conan O'Brien are jumping head-first into the book biz.
Trimark's "Eve's Bayou" reeled in the lion's share of nominations Thursday for the 29th NAACP Image Awards, which will be presented Feb. 13-14 in Pasadena.
Berlin-based Achterbahn AG plans to produce three more "Werner" animated feature films. The first two pics, "Werner --- Beinhart" and "Werner --- Eat My Dust!," were huge hits at the German box…
Most of syndication took a hit during the Thanksgiving holiday week, but college football preemptions and the busiest travel day of the year couldn't stop Universal TV's "Jerry Springer" from hitting…