Hollywood studios can breathe a sigh of relief now that a federal judge has dismantled a mammoth class action lawsuit that challenged the way they do business and threatened astronomical damage…
Brendan Gleeson, who has been as Ireland's answer to Gerard Depardieu after his starring role in John Boorman's Cannes prize-winner "The General," is set to play the lead in Barry Devlin's "Limo Man."
A court in Amsterdam has ruled that RTL 4 and RTL 5, two of the three channels in the Dutch commercial network Holland Media Group (HMG), do not have to apply for Dutch broadcasting licenses this…
Matt Bierman has been named senior vice president of production at Village Roadshow Pictures, the Oz-based company that recently commenced a co-financing and co-production deal with Warner Bros.
It's never wrong to celebrate the client, and Lord knows there was plenty of that going on last week when Time Warner introduced its "NewsStand" lineup for three new CNN cable shows next month…
A half-dozen screenplays and manuscripts, from more than 1,400 entered, have won options and other prizes in the Discovery Awards, set up in 1991 by author Carlos de Abreu. De Abreu, who last year…
Young Broadcasting's KCAL emerged as the sleeper success story of the local May sweep.
The legal scuffling in the large format pic industry is continuing. Iwerks Entertainment has filed an appeal to the ruling of a U.S. District Court judge in its lawsuit against Imax Corp.
In a move expected to shake up the German television industry, European competition authorities have roundly rejected the pay-TV merger proposal of teutonic media giants CLT-Ufa and the Kirch Group.
If size matters as much as Sony's omnipresent marketing campaign would have us believe, "Godzilla" came up a little short in its Memorial Day weekend debut.
British music firm EMI Group faced a lonely future after potential suitor Seagram Co. opted to tie the knot with Polygram in a $10.6 billion marriage, analysts said Friday.
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