A prominent figure has penned an essay for the latest issue of Parade. An excerpt: "Barack Obama, a youngster in Hawaii without his parents around, has toughed it out and become one of history's…
U.K. government treasury minister Stephen Timms has been given responsibility for the Digital Britain initiative, a wide-ranging brief that covers the future of broadcasting and telcos in the digital…
"Down for Life," starring Danny Glover and Snoop Dogg, will world preem at the Toronto Film Fest.
Commercial broadcaster ITV has taken a huge loss on the sale of social networking website Friends Reunited.
London theater attendance and box office receipts have risen to record-breaking heights for the third year in succession -- despite fears induced by the economic downturn.
Following its success with "Slumdog Millionaire," Fox Star Studios India is bankrolling and will distrib Hindi pic "My Name Is Khan" next year.
CBS profits plummeted 96% last quarter as soft advertising continued to pound the broadcast biz, yet CEO Leslie Moonves sees a steady recovery and sounded positively elated at the strength of the…
Veteran international film executive Lawrence Safir died in London on Aug. 5 after a long illness. He was 62.
Aussie producer org the Screen Producers' Association of Australia has hit back at tough talk by thesp union Actors' Equity, whose members went on strike Thursday after the two orgs failed to reach a…
Germany's commercial broadcasters have inked a E13.5 million ($19.4 million) financing agreement with the Federal Film Board (FFA), the nation's top film subsidy org.