CANNES– Aiming to play a larger role in Africa’s booming market, Orange Digital Ventures, a banner owned by French telco group Orange, has come on board to fund Afrostream, an SVOD platform…
LONDON — Andy Murray's Wimbledon final victory on Sunday drew the highest TV ratings of the year in Blighty for the BBC. The British tennis star's straight sets win over current world number one…
In the latest wrinkle in its "30 for 30" documentary brand, ESPN has commissioned a series of films devoted to women in sports and the landmark 40-year-old Title IX ruling that mandated equal support…
Debate over coverage of NBA center Jason Collins' revelation that he is gay "still resonates in ESPN conference rooms."
CNN firmed up its plans to revive “Crossfire,” the right-vs.-left debate program the Time Warner cabler canceled in 2005 amid concerns the verbal jousting on the show was getting more notice than the…
A bevy of publicists were willing to provide — if not for attribution — their thoughts on the nightly battle to plop clients happily on the chair across from the hosts of latenight…
LONDON — European digital cinema company Arts Alliance Media has inked an exclusive deal with the Royal Opera House to distribute live ballets and operas to cinemas worldwide. Commencing this autumn…
Dan Harmon should send Charlie Sheen a thank-you note. Just when the "Community" creator was looking like the biggest ingrate working in primetime, Sheen roars back into the race for the win — if…
The Los Angeles Film Festival has tapped Nat Faxon and Jim Rash's The Way, Way Back" as the closing night film on June 23.
The latenight ratings race has gotten competitive of late, and last week was CBS and David Letterman's turn to crow.
Sentinel Pictures has come on board "Blood Drive," picking up Christian Parkes action thriller spec screenplay with plans to shoot this fall.