NBC talent shows trumped all Wednesday, with the Peacock coasting to a primetime ratings victory on a night skewed at the outset by President Obama's address to the nation.
Franco-German net Arte has joined forces with Euro partners to produce "Shadow Fighters" and "Farewell Comrades," two multimedia docu series turning on Nazism and Communism in Europe, respectively.
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Producer Robert Greenwald's Brave New Films calls President Obama's announcement that he'll withdraw 10,000 from Afghanistan this year the "first crack in the dam," noting that "the strain of…
Now it's Sony's turn to reap some financial rewards from the "Harry Potter" franchise.
The German box office may have gotten off to a slow start this year, but saw a strong perf in the second quarter for the best half-year results in three years.
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Indian shingle iRock Films has greenlit sci-fi action adventure film "Chaand 2013," which will be directed by Anthony D'Souza.
Senator Entertainment has tapped a new acquisition team as part of an executive reshuffling.
Brit niche distrib Dogwoof has snapped up U.K. rights for Ali Samadi Ahadi's "The Green Wave."
"The Big C" returns for its second season on June 27, paired with "Weeds." The older series is certainly well named, if only because the show's almost impossible to kill. As for its newer companion, "…
French thesp Gerard Depardieu will receive the third Prix Lumiere at October's Lumiere 2011 Grand Lyon Film Festival.
Industry Entertainment has upped Michael Botti and Laura Hersh to managers in the lit and talent departments, respectively.