The Modern Times Group is unspooling an international version of its pay TV channel Nordic Viasat Nature across 25 countries in Central and Eastern Europe.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Stan Lee and Marvel Entertainment.
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Disney Channel moved closer to a launch Wednesday in Russia when the official federal agency for telecommunications granted the company a five-year cable TV license.
Toby Keith's rep says that he had "no idea" that he was going to be part of Sarah Palin's special, and that the interview is recycled from last year or the year before, the New York Times reports…
Paul Greengrass is feeling adventurous, entering early talks to direct the 3D redo of adventure-fantasy "Fantastic Voyage" for 20th Century Fox and James Cameron's Lightstorm Entertainment.
Swiss officials say they will not make a decision on extraditing Roman Polanski until the California appellate court rules whether he can be sentenced in absentia.
The crippling 12-month impasse in funding for the Portuguese film industry seems to be over.
HBO announced today that acclaimed writer producer David Mills, whose credits included "The Wire" and the upcoming post-Katrina New Orleans series "Treme," has died of a brain aneurysm. Mills…
Fox had promoted LL Cool J as one of the subjects featured on the debut of Sarah Palin's "Real American Stories" on Thursday, but the performer says that Fox News is "misrepresenting" and interview…
Pinewood Shepperton, the U.K. film and TV studios, posted an operating profit of £7.7 million, ($11.7 million), down 8.3% on 2008, in its annual results for last year.
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp is in negotiations to buy Gallic TV-film production house Cipango, producer of NBC's miniseries "XIII."