Knowledge Universe, an edutainment content provider recently founded by Oracle Corp. chieftain Larry Ellison and ex-Wall Street darling Michael Milken, is staffing up at its L.A. headquarters.
Time Warner, the world's largest entertainment and media group, has joined the fray for South Africa's first private, uncoded, generalist network.
Clea Duvall, currently starring in "How to Make the Cruelest Month," one of 16 films in dramatic competition at Sundance, has joined the cast of Rand Ravich's "The Astronaut's Wife" for New Line.
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Giving slight pause to the "Titanic" juggernaut, "L.A. Confidential" won the best picture Critics' Choice award Monday from the Broadcast Film Critics Assn.
The NATPE tradeshow floor was humming with sales and stars Tuesday as distributors wrapped up station deals and syndie's top celebs came out to press the flesh.
Fox basic cabler FX has secured the rights to a package of nearly 100 theatrical titles from New Line and Polygram as well as News Corp. sister 20th Century Fox, with 27 of the movies inked to make…
TriStar Pictures' "Idle Hands," a teen horror pic that centers on a particularly wacked teenage dude, has swapped directors, with Damon Santos Stefanos in and Henry Selick out, Daily Variety has…
Showtime on Friday announced plans to produce a TV biopic on golfer Tiger Woods in tandem with Stu Segall Prods. and Viacom sister MTV Prods., with principal photography on "The Tiger Woods Story"…
As was long expected, microchip colossus Intel Corp. announced Monday the launch of its Quick Web technology, which should allow low-speed Net users to surf with the fastest of them.
Jim Fifield, prexy and CEO of EMI Music, has been given a new, multimillion-dollar, multiyear contract, according to sources. The pact ends industry speculation over the future of Fifield, who was…
Roberto Benigni's tragicomedy set during World War II, "Life Is Beautiful," and Roberta Torre's no-budget comic Mafia musical, "Tano da morire," dominate the nominations for the 53rd Nastri d'Argento…