The Science Channel is dropping the "Channel" to become simply Science, and is announcing new programming to accompany the rebrand -- notably "Prophets of Science Fiction," produced for Science by…
Universal Pictures has acquired Matthew J. O'Neill's spec script "Bait and Switch," which is being developed as a possible starring vehicle for Mark Wahlberg.
The spring break boom dwindled last week as academic vacation periods finished up, but new additions to the Broadway slate and the spiraling momentum of a couple of just-opened shows helped keep the…
Discovery Comms. has beefed up its international sales catalog by adding more than 600 hours of new releases to its Mip TV slate, managed by Discovery Enterprises Intl.
Working Title Films and Kris Thykier's Peapie Films have acquired film rights to Andy Mulligan's crossover novel "Trash" for Richard Curtis to adapt and Stephen Daldry to direct.
The latest small-screen recreation of the Borgias' reign is shaping up to repeat the success of that other recent TV renaissance bodice-ripper "The Tudors."
Walt Disney's long-awaited theme park in China's financial capital Shanghai is expected to break ground on Friday, and the $3.7 billion plant will open for business in the city's Pudong district in…
China is undergoing a broadcast boom these days, and revenues from China's TV and radio biz exceeded $32 billion (210 billion yuan) last year, according to data from media regulator the State…
Former KCRW music director Nic Harcourt has been named to the newly created post of music supervisor in residence at MTV, the cable channel announced Monday.
Hulu is projecting $500 million in revenues this year, with $300 million going to its content partners.