Viacom has walked away from negotiations with DirecTV on a carriage agreement to restore 26 channels to the satcaster's lineup, the conglom disclosed Wednesday.
Robin Williams is set to begin production on two indie features in the coming months, including a turn as President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Lee Daniels' "The Butler" and the title character in Phil…
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Lionsgate has set a Dec. 21 release in the United States for "The Impossible," starring Naomi Watts and Ewan McGregor, based on a true story during the 2004 tsunami in Thailand.
The Supreme Court seemed to come down on the side of broadcasters in a late-June ruling that struck down indecency cases over isolated curse words and flashes of nudity against Fox and ABC…
When Harpo Studios vets Sheri Salata and Erik Logan took the reins of OWN this time last year, the network was seemingly in free fall, with weak ratings driving media and Wall Street speculation that…
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As OWN continues to build up its programming base, the cabler has given the greenlight to three specials that are designed to serve as backdoor pilots.
Tyro scribe John Drumm has sold an untitled thriller pitch to John Davis' shingle Davis Entertainment.
Brit director Menhaj Huda ("Kidulthood," "Comedown") will direct indie thriller "Soul Survivor" for Red Shogun Pictures.
MONTREAL -- Canada's TV networks have just lost a fund that helped them finance small-market TV stations.
Fox Filmed Entertainment has reupped its deal with Fox Animation Studios prexy Vanessa Morrison.
As gestures go, hanging a giant copy of El Greco's "Christ driving the moneylenders from the Temple" over the stage is pretty bold. But since Shakespeare's rarely staged "Timon of Athens" is about…