LONDON -- The U.K. government has confirmed that it will extend its existing production tax credits for film, animation and high-end TV to include children's live-action programming. The Chancellor…
LONDON — The U.K. government is considering an extension of its existing production tax credits for film, animation and high-end TV to include children's live-action programming. The Chancellor of…
Projects in development at Working Title, The Weinstein Company and BBC Films are among the Brit List, a compendium of stellar screenplays by a non-U.S. writers that have yet to go into production…
LONDON — The U.K. government has selected Rona Fairhead to be chairman of the BBC Trust, the public broadcaster's governing body, the Department for Culture, Media & Sport confirmed Sunday. She will…
LONDON — Highly-regarded production executive Liza Marshall is to step down as head of Ridley Scott's London-based TV and film production arm Scott Free UK, she confirmed to Variety Friday. Marshall…
A solid celebration of Menachem Golan, Yoram Globus and their famous filmmaking empire.
LONDON — Jane Roscoe has been appointed as the director of the London Film School. She will take over from Ben Gibson in August. Roscoe comes to the film school with more than 20 years' experience as…
Treaty films can have dual nationality, access both financial systems
Chinese director Feng Xiaogang and "Four Weddings And A Funeral" producer Duncan Kenworthy are eyeing an English-language remake of Feng's comedy drama "A World Without Thieves."
LONDON — The BBC will have to pay £740 million ($1.21 billion) over the next four years into its employee pension scheme, which has accumulated a $3.27 billion deficit. The U.K. pubcaster, which had…