When the Brooklyn Academy of Music recently organized a series of iconic movies set in this outer borough, it was no surprise that writer-director Noah Baumbach's "The Squid and the Whale" featured…
In one packed schmooze-and-booze New York week, digital media purveyors will try to dazzle Madison Avenue with new Internet shows, apps and ad executions.
The resourceful 26-year-old production and acquisitions executive has just returned to New York from a week in Los Angeles, during which time he squeezed 40 meetings with producers, agents…
Music streaming service Spotify entered Mexico, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore on April 16. Its subscription premium offer charges Mexicans $8 monthly for multiplatform song delivery, or $4 for…
Fox hunts for new anchor shows now that the inevitable decline of "American Idol" has begun.
The words "pope" and "cutting-edge" may seem incongruous, but Monsignor Dario Edoardo Vigano is helping keep the age-old institution firmly in the 21st century.
"Senna" director Asif Kapadia is developing an untitled documentary on the late singer/songwriter Amy Winehouse with Focus Features introducing the project to buyers at Cannes.
20th Century Fox has closed a deal for the movie rights to the musical “Guys and Dolls.” Fox will now begin developing the project with no writer, director or talent currently attached. Fox had been…
Call her Tribune's executive in charge of retransmission consent deals. Tribune Co. boss Peter Liguori has recruited NBCUniversal exec Dana Zimmer to serve as prexy of distribution for Tribune…
NBCUniversal has been given the greenlight to move forward with plans to build a Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park at Universal Studios Hollywood. Company will spend nearly $500 million to…