Flying in the face of a controversial Australian Film Commission decision to halve production coin for short films, premier Oz shorts fest the St. Kilda Film Festival is expanding to six days to…
The FCC has voted to break the logjam of more than 130 television licenses sitting unused at the agency by requiring competing parties to buy them at auction.
Joan Chen, whose critically acclaimed directorial debut, “Xiu Xiu: The Sent Down Girl,” opens May 7, is returning to the other side of the camera for two new roles. First up, Chen will star along…
It could be Darin vs. Darin at the box office, following Warner Bros.' announcement that it has sold all rights to "Dream Lovers," a biopic of entertainer Bobby Darin and actress Sandra Dee, to…
Beth Baier has been upped to senior veep of business affairs and general counsel at Warner Home Video.
The Discovery Channel, facing cable-operator resistance to its Discovery People network (formerly Eye on People), has dramatically overhauled the folks-focused channel's schedule.
"Family Guy" has brought home another solid ratings performance for the Fox Sunday lineup, boosting the net to a possible tie for first in April 12-18 primetime Nielsen results among adults 18-49.
The B.O. gloom in Europe and Asia deepened last week despite a few bright sparks such as "Bride of Chucky" in Spain plus holdovers "The Rugrats Movie" in the U.K. and "Rush Hour" in Germany. "The…
NBC is seeking more than $50 million per year from the cable industry in exchange for televising parts of the next five Olympics on its cable webs MSNBC and CNBC.
Alliance Atlantis Communications has appointed Sonja Mendes to the post of managing director of European sales for the company's TV division, the company announced Thursday.
With Fox's "Entrapment" firmed for a prominent slot either as the opener or in a special screening and Miramax's Oscar Wilde adaptation "An Ideal Husband" a good possibility for closing night, the…