Julius Genachowski was approved by the Senate Commerce Committee to be the next FCC chairman. There's no word on a full vote of the Senate, but B&C's John Eggerton writes thatit could come before the…
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp saw net profits rise 35% to E9.4 million ($13 million) for financial year 2008-09 as its movie franchises -- most notably "Transporter" -- and boffo sales to Gallic television…
Politico says the sponsor has pulled out of "Late Show with David Letterman" for the rest of the year because of the host's "inappropriate comments" about Sarah Palin. A guest relations manager told…
ABC has finally announced its new entertainment executive structure under ABC Entertainment Group prexy Steve McPherson.
Jan-Pelgrom de Haas, chief exec at StudioCanal's German subsidiary Kinowelt, is ankling his post at the end of June, the company announced Thursday.
The European Commission has unveiled three options for ways to help European cinemas convert to digital projection. A decision will be made at the end of July.
British thesps Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen and David Thewlis have come on board as patrons of the British Independent Film Awards, which take place Dec. 6.
Gallic telco giant France Telecom-Orange is to launch a video-on-demand website called Welles.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. On its Facebook page, the White House released a video of Stephen Colbert and President Obama auditioning and shooting the…
Canal Plus is thinking outside the box. The Gallic giant will launch a half-price premium pay TV offer, called Canal Plus Week-End, running Friday to Sunday night.