Best Buy and Sharp Electronics have launched Roku-powered HDTVs, providing another outlet for Netflix and other Internet-video services to get a foothold in America’s living rooms. Sharp’s Roku-based…
Veteran publicist Eddie Michaels, whose clients included Chris Meledandri’s Illumination and Noah Wyle, died Thursday after battling brain cancer for several years. He was 49. Michaels most recently…
MADRID – Argentina's Bernardo Zupnik, one of Latin America's best-known and longest-standing film distributors, has been named a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres — a Knight of the Order…
Half a year before its theatrical opening, New Line and MGM have unveiled the first poster for Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug."
PBS has demonstrated it can compete in the rough-and-tumble of primetime with the breakthrough success of "Downton Abbey." Yet that only makes it easier to forget how against the grain public…
Beck Media & Marketing has acquired Eddie Michaels' Insignia Public Relations.
Thaba Media is going on "The Safari," launching production later this month on David Golden's found-footage thriller.
Helmer Dan Bradley's long-delayed remake of John Milius' 1984 kids-vs.-Commies adventure delivers enough thrilling action sequences and rock-'em, sock-'em fantasy-fulfillment to amp its B.O…
With consumers purchasing more interactive TVs and smartphones, Samsung Electronics America has partnered with the New York Television Festival to develop original content for audiences to access on…
In a pre-emptive purchase, 20th Century Fox has acquired S.J. Kincaid's futuristic young adult thriller "Insignia."
Publicity vet Zach Rosenfield has joined entertainment PR and marketing firm Prodigy Public Relations as exec VP of television and sports entertainment.