When South Africa made the quantum leap from apartheid to liberation, faced with the task of creating equal opportunities for a population of 40 million (the majority previously disenfranchised), the…
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ITV has forged ITV Studios U.S. Group following the company’s acquisition of unscripted shingles Gurney Prods., High Noon Entertainment and Thinkfactory Media. Group will be led by a team chaired by…
Los Angeles' new mayor has vowed to help staunch the flow of film and TV production jobs out of Hollywood, starting with the appointment of a film czar at City Hall.
Michael Douglas, Helen Mirren, Al Pacino. Steven Soderbergh, Jane Campion, David Mamet, Tom Stoppard. These aren't names normally associated with television, but all are Emmy nominees in the TV movie…
MADRID — It's official. Paris bank Natixis Coficine, Europe's biggest film lender, and Xavier Parache's Gate Media, a Barcelona-based film finance consultancy and packager, have pacted for Gate Media…
An ugly, unusually audience-pandering thriller from the prickly German director behind such mass-killing sprees as "Postal" and "Rampage," this one playing like "Margin Call" with grenades.
In the past five years, the role of the agent, and the business of running a sizable agency, has been buffeted by monumental changes, spurred by seismic shifts in the broader entertainment landscape.
Exclusive Media set to produce and co-finance Sam Fell's action comedy "Skiptrace," starring Jackie Chan and Bingbing Fan.
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…
Relativity Media has grown at a fast clip the past few years as Ryan Kavanaugh revved up his film and TV operations. But that expansion has been fueled by new investors and pricey debt, leading…
With the Hollywood gold rush into China in high gear, it's hard to tell the real players from the wannabes.