RTL topper Gerhard Zeiler is to give the prestigious Worldview Address at this summer's Edinburgh Television Festival.
U.K. paybox BSkyB has bought the follow-up to Steven Spielberg's "Band of Brothers," "The Pacific."
The American Federation of Television & Radio Artists has approved two pacts covering performers on audiobooks produced by John McElroy Production and Talent Services and Mind Wings Audio.
Top Chinese helmer Zhang Yimou is staging the opera "Turandot" in the Bird's Nest stadium in Beijing as part of celebrations to mark the 60th anniversary of the foundation of the People's Republic of…
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. First off, apologies for the spotty posts this week, as Cannes and the upfronts have pulled me away. Dianne Feinstein tells Politico that…
Television Broadcasts, Hong Kong's main commercial TV group, has pinkslipped another 110 employees, the third time in six months it has made staff cutbacks.
U.S. distrib IFC has continued its spending spree in Cannes with the acquisition of Lukas Moodysson's "Mammoth," which is being repped by Scandi salesco TrustNordisk.
Update "American Idol" alum and Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson will perform for President Obama when he appears at the Democratic National Committee's fund-raiser at the Beverly Hilton next Wednesday…
Colombian abduction drama "La Milagrosa" has been sold to Japan's AK Films by Argentina's FilmSharks Intl.
Roberto Benigni will make his U.S. stage debut with "Tutto Dante" (Everything About Dante), a one-man show in which the Italo multihyphenate recites and expounds on verse from Dante Alighieri's…
Bestselling Brazilian scribe Paulo Coelho is brewing pics with a witch and an alchemist on the Croisette.