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The Oscars are done with, and much has been written about the ceremony broadcast already, so forgive me my three cents. But since I spent enough time expressing my fears about Sunday in the days and…
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The pre-Oscar partying began in earnest Thursday at Santa Monica's Bad Robot, where the U.S.-Ireland Alliance gave its Oscar Wilde trophies to Lionsgate vice-chairman Michael Burns, thesp Colin…
LONDON — U.K. telecom giant British Telecom has acquired ESPN’s U.K. and Ireland TV channels business in a deal understood to be worth in the “low tens of millions” of pounds. BT will continue to air…
ESPN has sold its U.K. and Ireland TV channels business to telecom giant British Telecom in a deal understood to be worth in the "low-to-mid tens of millions" of dollars.
Iranian media blasted Ben Affleck and First Lady Michelle Obama on Monday, reacting to Oscar victories for "Argo," which Iran's state TV dismissed as an "advertisement for the CIA." Press TV also…
Major Internet providers will launch a system of Copyright Alerts to consumers this week, a system in which repeated users of pirated content could have their service slowed. Years in the making, the…
Conventional wisdom nowadays is that movie soundtrack albums do not sell. Labels count themselves lucky if they manage to move a few thousand copies of each. Yet, within the past few weeks, the…
Shine France is among the latest companies to option remake rights to Madrid-based 7yAccion's "El Hormiguero," a show that is an obligatory port of call for Hollywood stars promoting their movies in…
Discovery Channel, the net behind “Planet Earth” and “Africa,” is shining light on American viewers’ backyard with seven-part series “North America.” Project is the result of almost 3,000 days on…
Production difficulties on Japan-Hong Kong period actioner "1905," which had been tipped for a major fest bow, has hastened the demise of its Japanese distrib Prenom H.
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