Italian commercial broadcaster Mediaset on Monday launched Ad4Ventures, an innovative fund devised by executive VP Piersilvio Berlusconi that will offer free TV spots to local and international…
Yahoo has at last struck a deal to sell up to half its stake in Alibaba Group back to the Chinese ecommerce giant for as much as $7.1 billion in cash and stock.
Sony is looking for the funny in "Interpol," snapping up a comedy pitch by the writing team of Jonathan Keasey and Brant Boivin and setting it up with Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment.
"I have been a part of so many indie films that haven't broken through, it is nice to see this one break though." -- Kenneth Branagh, actor, "My Week With Marilyn"
Fox was first out of the gate with new series orders late Tuesday, giving the greenlight to a handful of comedy and drama pilots, including the "Bones" spinoff and J.J. Abrams' "Alcatraz."
Santa Monica-based visual effects studio Asylum, a highly regarded mid-sized facility with numerous major credits, has shut down.
Technicolor has scored a coup in the colorist wars with the hiring of digital intermediate senior colorist Michael Hatzer, who previously worked at EFilm. Hatzer's credits include "The Blind Side,"…
MSNBC anchor Keith Olbermann is apologizing for some nasty comments he made about Fox News Channel.
David Eick, the 29-year-old producer of "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys," has been tapped as Stephen Chao's No. 2 programming executive at USA Networks, replacing Rod Perth.
Fox Broadcasting Co.'s summer newsmag series is headed off the beaten path with a staff list highlighted by several unconventional contributors.
Howie Mandel steps into the daytime TV spotlight today with the launch of his new syndie talk-variety show.