The European Commission has given the go-ahead for pay TV group Canal Plus and French telephone company Cegetel to take a majority stake in America Online France.
Format tinkering at Fox News Channel has resulted in pink slips for about 20 Gotham-based staffers at the fledgling all-news cabler.
Brokerage and investment banking firm Drake & Co. Inc. has formally unveiled a Santa Monica-based entertainment division, to be headed by financial analyst Arthur Rockwell.
Creating a potentially huge windfall of cash for Broadway's theater owners, the New York City Council voted Thursday to allow the sale of 25 Broadway houses' "air rights" for use in the Chelsea and…
Firstrun programming is beginning to shake the networks out of their summer lethargy, at least on Tuesdays.
Norman Jewison, the Hollywood Film Festival's Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for direction, will be honored Sunday with an unspooling of "Moonstruck" followed by an onstage question and answer…
Is Burt Bacharach poised to become the next musical darling of the MTV generation? Mercury Records execs are hoping the collaboration between Bacharach and Elvis Costello, slated for Sept. 29…
The Box signed a new affiliate agreement with Comcast Corp., which will add 500,000 additional subscribers in Philadelphia and Union, N.J., to the video music channel.
Gov. Pete Wilson has signed into law a statute prohibiting the use of premature infants in film and TV productions. This comes in response to concerns that some producers were using premature babies…
Peter Liguori was named president of general entertainment cable web FX on Wednesday.
In a pre-emptive fastbreak, Warner Bros. has acquired "Juwanna Mann," a broad comedy pitch by Bradley Allenstein to be produced by Bill Gerber and Steve Oedekerk.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Behind the Scenes Video of Ryan Gosling Playing Piano in ‘La La Land’ (EXCLUSIVE)
- ‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘La La Land,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Golden Reel Sound Editing Awards
- ‘La La Land,’ ‘Suicide Squad,’ ‘Westworld’ Win Make-Up and Hair Styling Awards
- A Low-Key Berlinale Yields Some Foreign Oscar Contenders to Watch