French pay television group Canal Plus has reported that provisional consolidated revenues for 1997 rose 16.9% to 13.6 billion francs ($2.2 billion).
Actor-screenwriter Ben Affleck will make his bow as a presenter at the 70th Academy Awards ceremony.
Entertainment companies contributed nearly $1.4 billion to the greater Miami economy for the 1996 tax year - nearly 50% up on the 1995 figure - according to an economic impact study released Friday
TriStar Pictures has just said "Go" to Doug Liman's first helming effort since "Swingers," sources said Friday.
The California Court of Appeal has affirmed an $11 million judgment in favor of George Harrison two years ago, when the former Beatle successfully sued Denis O'Brien, his former manager and partner…
Signaling an increase in its commitment to pursue nontraditional avenues to market its artists, BMG Entertainment North America has upped Bill Wilson to veep of marketing.
John Sayles is a long way from that day 18 years ago when he took the $40,000 he had in the world -- bounty from his screenwriting jobs -- and used it to fund his first directorial effort, "Return of…
A National Theater production of "King Lear" and the London version of the smash Broadway revival of "Chicago" were major prize-winners at the 22nd annual Laurence Olivier Awards Monday, honoring…
With few titles setting festgoers' pulses racing and a distinct lack of star wattage on display, the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival was already being dubbed as mild as the unseasonable weather in…
Aidan Quinn has joined the cast of Warner Bros.' supernatural comedy "Practical Magic," currently lensing under the helm of Griffin Dunne.