After a year of intense lobbying, including a protest march led by Jackie Chan, the legislature has passed a new copyright law that provides for tougher criminal penalties against parallel importers…
In a deal that could put helmer Anthony Minghella behind the camera of another epic love story, United Artists president Lindsay Doran has ascended "Cold Mountain," paying $1.25 million for the…
Wide-ranging changes to the license of South African pay-TV station M-Net were published in the official Government Gazette at the weekend, drawing fire from all sides, especially pubcaster SABC.
NBC remained in control of the primetime Nielsens during the June 23-29 week, winning the adults 18-49 race by at least a full ratings point for the eighth week in a row. That's the longest such…
Principal photography has begun on Banner Entertainment's indie feature "Delivered." Pic stars Ron Eldard, who recently exited the NBC sitcom "Men Behaving Badly," and David Strickland, of NBC's…
Forbidden City Film Co. was recently established in Beijing with extremely powerful backing.
Alliance Entertainment, the Al Teller-run independent music distribution outfit, announced Tuesday that it was in default under its credit agreement because it failed to make a required amortization…
The WB Television Network has inked a four-year affiliation agreement with WBNX Cleveland six weeks after WUAB dropped the netlet for an exclusive deal with UPN.
Fox Searchlight president Lindsay Law has upped James Wilson to director of production and Matthew Gannon to creative exec at the 20th Century Fox arthouse division.
China has issued a ban on television dramas that are longer than 20 episodes, according to a senior government official.