Logic might hold that for movie actors - come the Christmastime doling-out of critics awards and the rise in Oscar buzz to deafening levels - the more performances, the merrier. But logic may also be…
After facing a boycott from its top suppliers, NBC has backed off its demands for perpetual license fees or co-ownership of new series.
Vet attorney Michael Eidel has joined Crosby, Heafey, Roach & May's Century City outpost, further rounding out the ranks of its growing entertainment litigation practice.
Continuing to build his Hollywood resume, Luke Wilson -- currently starring opposite Drew Barrymore in "Home Fries" -- is in negotiations to co-star with Martin Lawrence in Columbia Pictures' "Blue…
Sony's Asian AXN Action TV channel has tapped Sherman Tan as associate director of distribution.
In addition to ABC's coverage of the Oscar ceremony, other network and cable channels offer their own Oscar coverage and tie-in programming.
Spanish-lingo cabler Galavision is becoming increasingly conversant in English and Spanglish as it courts Hispanic Gen-Xers. The Univision-owned channel will add three more bilingual series to its…
Onetime writedowns totaling $68.2 million on closure of old theaters sent General Cinema's parent company GC Cos. Inc. to a loss of $42.6 million in the October quarter, it said Wednesday, compared…
Satcaster U.S. Satellite Broadcasting saw its stock price soar nearly 40% Wednesday on rumors of an impending acquisition by DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics.
Holland Media Group (HMG) has inked a multimillion-dollar deal with RCV Entertainment for the TV rights to up to a dozen films, including Oscar winner "The English Patient."
Every year, TV critics watch the Academy Awards and offer Tuesday-morning quarterbacking on how it could have been improved. But in mulling the ideal Oscarcast, it must first be presumed, of course…