Friday night's game-five 83-81 victory by the Utah Jazz over the Chicago Bulls has apparently clinched a record rating for this year's NBA finals, a record that probably would not have been achieved…
Driven by a 65% leap in its television output, Australian producer/distrib and manufacturing group Southern Star posted a 10.3% increase in profits before tax to $A16.1 million ($10.4 million) in the…
Todd Black and Jason Blumenthal's Black and Blu Entertainment, which was formed after both execs departed Mandalay Entertainment in April, has set up a three-year, first-look non-exclusive production…
Oscar-winners James Cameron and Jack Nicholson will act as presenters at Friday's Crystal Awards, the 22nd such event organized by Women in Film.
She won't be wearing breastplates, braids or Viking-helmeted horns, but B.J. Ward is nevertheless bringing opera to Broadway. Ward's one-woman show, "Stand Up Opera," is readying for a Broadway…
USA Latin America has become the second cabler to reach 10 million homes in the Latino market, the Universal-owned network has announced.
Marie Soule has joined Rhythm & Hues Studios as director of development, where she'll be responsible for developing feature-length computer-animated films at the Venice-based f/x and animation house.
In an event less globally momentous than Oscar night, but nonetheless crucial to its participants, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences on Sunday presented its Student Academy Awards to nine…
Seagram prexy/CEO Edgar Bronfman Jr. said the match of his Universal Music Group with Polygram was a "marriage made in music heaven," and asserted that developing technologies, such as digital…
Boasting an unusual show of major studio support for a first time festival, the San Diego World Film Festival wrapped its inaugural run last Thursday.
Powerhouse lawyer Barry Hirsch testified Friday on behalf of longtime client Francis Ford Coppola in the helmer's $22 million "Pinocchio" suit against Warner Bros.