Ever keen on one-upping rival Miramax Films, Fine Line Features has stolen away the North American rights to the Kenneth Branagh/Helena Bonham Carter starrer "The Theory of Flight" with a preemptive…
Paul Rodriguez, CCH Pounder and Cliff Robertson have wrapped shooting on the Tom Musca-helmed feature "Melting Pot."
The Black American Cinema Society (BACS) will celebrate its 15th anniversary with a weekend of activities that begins Friday and includes the bestowal of several awards honoring African-American…
Nielsen Media Research is adding passive meters next year to homes in five new markets: Greensboro, N.C.; Providence, R.I.; Birmingham, Ala.; Jacksonville, Fla.; and Las Vegas.
MTV and Planet Hollywood are reportedly set to partner in a multi-million dollar entertainment complex in London's Soho district.
Granite Broadcasting stepped up its station acquisition activity Monday with the purchase of KOFY San Francisco, its second affiliate of the WB netlet, for $174 million.
The $13.2 million debut of Paramount’s Morgan Freeman starrer “Kiss the Girls,” plus a strong hold from 20th Century Fox’s sophomore “Soul Food,” helped push the weekend to a felicitous $67.4 million…
Yoram Gross-Village Roadshow, an Aussie-based animation studio, has inked a co-production alliance with EM.TV & Merchandising, a Munich-based distribution and merchandising company, and will partner…
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired Wayne Kramer's spec, "Mindhunters" for a low six- against mid-six-figure sum.
Independent auteur Roger Corman will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Casting Society of America (CSA) at a Nov. 12 midday ceremony at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles.
Playboy Entertainment Group has launched a channel in Scandinavia through ViaSat, a direct-to-home service owned and operated by the Modern Times Group in Stockholm. The deal was sealed during last…