The head of the Russian media group that owns St. Petersburg's Fifth Channel, where workers fear that restructuring will cost them their jobs, has denied there will be mass layoffs.
Brit shingle Big Talk has inked a co-financing and co-production pact with U.K. distrib and producer Optimum Releasing.
YouTube's live webcast of U2's "360" concert at the Rose Bowl on Sunday generated nearly 10 million streams across the globe, making it the single-largest streaming event in the Internet vid giant's…
Two TV industry foundations have teamed to launch a scholarship for filmmakers with disabilities.
In what becomes the first project since Graham King's GK Films made a three-year, multipic output deal with Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group, GK Films will finance and produce "The…
At Monday's BevHills Hotel Fulfillment Fund dinner, Judd Apatow and wife Leslie Mann received the Stars award.
It's no secret that California Gov, Arnold Schwarzenegger was unhappy with the state legislature, but his statement in vetoing a recent bill is worthy of Dan Brown. If you read the first letter on…
Al Gore is building an online wall for a clean energy economy. The former vice president and star of environmental documentary "An Inconvenient Truth," is reaching out to college students…
Steven Waldman, former journo and co-founder of Beliefnet, has been tapped by the FCC to lead an initiative designed to assess "the state of media in these challenging economic times."
Jacques Audiard's "A Prophet," about a French-Arab thug's education behind bars, won the inaugural award for best film at the 53rd London Film Festival on Wednesday evening.
The Russian advertising market shrank 30% from 184 billion rubles ($6.3 billion) to $4.3 billion in the first nine months of the year vs. the same period in 2008.