California gubernatorial hopefuls Jerry Brown and Meg Whitman will take the stage with the current governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, on Oct. 26 at Maria Shriver's Women's Conference in Long Beach. The…
More runners have joined the race for the foreign-language film Oscar, with Russia, Greece, Norway and Azerbaijan naming their contenders.
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Spanish indie film producer-distrib Vertice Cine has inked distribution rights to three upcoming Spanish pics, underscoring its increasing focus on third-party local movie rights acquisition.
It comes as no surprise that broadcasters are the big beneficiaries of a volatile election, the prospects of a GOP takeover and the recent Citizens United Supreme Court decision that freed up…
Magnet Releasing has scored U.S. rights to Takashi Miike's samurai story "13 Assassins."
Lorber Films has picked up U.S. rights to "Tuesday, After Christmas," the Romanian pic that will soon screen at the New York Film Festival.
Datty Ruth's home entertainment distrib VCL Film + Medien has filed for insolvency after restructuring efforts with new investor partners fell through.
Plans for a Lifetime telepic starring Hayden Panettiere as Amanda Knox, the American student jailed for murder in Italy, are prompting legal battle cries.
The BBC's finances are to come under the full scrutiny of the U.K.'s public spending watchdog, the National Audit Office, for the first time.
With actors unions heading into negotiations next week, the American Federation of Television & Radio Artists is in the midst of a dispute with its own business representatives.
The entertainment industry often gets dismissed by lawmakers as denizens of a rarefied red carpet world, but there's at least some effort afoot to create a constituency for Hollywood, the high and…