Ever wondered what are the secret ingredients that mark out the great rock bands from the merely workaday?
France's Slot Machine, Germany's Zentropa Intl. Koln, and Sweden's Memfis Film Intl. and Trollhattan Film will co-produce Lars von Trier's upcoming "Melancholia."
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David Frum, the former speechwriter for George W. Bush, called the passage of healthcare reform a "huge win for the conservative entertainment industry." It wasn't a compliment but a disparagement of…
Fox Intl. Prods. topper Sanford Panitch, Star India CEO Uday Shankar and Hyde Park chief Ashok Amritraj will be honored by the IFFLA next month.
ESPN will use the 2010 World Cup as a way to launch new research service ESPN XP that will track how audiences watch its ads during the network's month-long coverage of the soccer tournament on…
Former Power sales/distribution prexy Chris Philip has formed a new shingle, which he'll unveil next month at the Mip TV confab.
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has set Jan. 16 for the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards.
Canada's cash-strapped free-to-air TV networks may be able to charge cable and satellite distributors fees for carrying their channels.
Ben Affleck is starting an advocacy and aid organization devoted to the crisis in Eastern Congo, where millions have died in the war-torn region of the country and many others are terrorized by the…
Chris Evans will don the star-spangled superhero suit to play Captain America for Marvel Entertainment.
Here's a lesson to lawmakers making the leap into filmmaking: Make sure your movie can't in any way be confused with a porn pic. (Via THREsq.)