Spanish telco Telefonica has sealed its deal to buy a 33% stake in top indie production house Lola Films, controlled by Andres Vicente Gomez.
Tom Freston, chairman-CEO of MTV Networks, is in exploratory talks to take a senior level exec post at Warner Music Group, according to sources. But Freston's lucrative, multiyear pact with Viacom…
As the first full work week of the Teamsters/United Parcel Service strike drew to a close, push came to shove for some retailers and distributors Thursday, when Jeffrey Eves, president of the Video…
Val Kilmer, who last starred in "The Saint" for Paramount Pictures, has the offer on two high-profile projects, "Killer Spy" for producer Art Linson at Fox 2000 and "Matrix" for producer Joel Silver…
"In and Out," the story of a small-town high school teacher whose sexuality comes under public scrutiny, will be screened as a world premiere gala at the Toronto Intl. Film Festival, fest organizers…
The Big Three networks each took home an Emmy Award Monday night as the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences named three winners in the community service and public-service announcement…
ABC has set Sept. 18 as the premiere date for its new fall schedule, but several shows will debut sooner, and the Friday-night lineup will premiere a week later.
New Line Cinema is in final talks with helmer James Foley to steer "The Corrupter" into its shoals. It's unclear whether it will be his next project, as "Blessed Child" at Paramount Pictures also has…
Computer game maker Activision Inc. Thursday sealed a deal to acquire Raven Software Corp., an entertainment software firm best known for action/role-playing software titles such as "Heretic" and…
Gary Kessler has been named to the newly created post of vice president of miniseries and motion pictures for NBC Entertainment.