Is there such a thing as too much awards buzz? That's a question worth asking as this year's awards chatter emanating from Cannes, Venice and Telluride has reached an ear-splitting, all-time high…
LONDON — Berlin-based world sales house M-Appeal has picked up J. Jackie Baier's docu “Julia,” which world preems in the Venice Days sidebar at the Venice Film Festival. The Germany-Lithuania…
The Weinstein Co. will have the chance to make its case Friday over naming rights to Lee Daniels' "The Butler," two and a half weeks after Warner Bros. won an arbitration over the title.
Producing platinum-selling albums wasn't always in the plans for David Foster, but it didn't take long for him to make the shift from playing on other people's sessions to producing other artists.
MADRID - Universal Pictures Intl.'s "Thesis on a Homicide" grossed an impressive first-week take of Euros755,844 ($992,423) off 219 prints over April 5-11 in Spain, vindicating U's pick-up of the…
When the Supreme Court denied a Minnesota woman's effort to appeal a $220,000 judgment for illegally downloading music, it was a reminder of a way that the record business tried to fight piracy…
The TV industry could be in for a rude awakening given the progress being made on programming for digital platforms--if the panelists at the Hollywood Radio & Television Society's new/digital media…
This may come as a surprise, but the smart people responsible for Showtime's Emmy-winning "Homeland" could take a lesson from the gang behind "Jersey Shore."
MOSCOW -- British rock musicians have called for a fair trial for three members of Russian punk band Pussy Riot, jailed for the past five months after staging an obscenity-laced protest against…
A federal judge made a procedural ruling Monday that will allow the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. to immediately appeal his earlier decision that sided with Dick Clark Prods. over rights to the…