NBC Universal Global Networks has beaten British free-to-air webs to acquire a batch of shows from Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution to air on its U.K.-based channels.
Countries are rushing to get their foreign-language film Oscar entries into the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences before Thursday's 5 p.m. PT deadline.
Rob Kutner, a writer for "The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien," helped write this new public service announcement on healthcare, called "Don't Ruin American Healthcare!" As Will Ferrell did last week…
Crime caper "El secreto de sus ojos" (The Secret in Their Eyes) emerged Friday as Argentina's candidate for the foreign-language Oscar nomination race , the second time for director Juan Jose…
A New York appellate court has dismissed Dan Rather's $70 million lawsuit against CBS, saying the Eye's former anchorman failed to support his breach of contract claim stemming from the fallout over…
Thomas Reese, the famed Jesuit priest and scholar, compares Roman Polanski's plight to that of priests in the Catholic Church. "Imagine if the Knight of Columbus decided to give an award to a…
That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. On "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" last night, Stewart featured a segment on the flap over the National Endowment for the Arts participating in a…
BBC America and Blighty pay channel operator UKTV have stepped in to save SFX-laden dinosaur drama "Primeval" from extinction.
Roman Polanski could spend at least the next several weeks in jail as a Swiss court studies an appeal filed Tuesday by the director's attorneys to prevent his extradition to the U.S.
Salvador Garcia Ruiz's "Castillos de carton" (Paper Castles), Vicente Aranda's "Luna caliente" and Adan Aliaga's "Estigmas" will world preem at the Valladolid Film Festival.
Fernando Trueba's "The Dancer and the Thief" has been chosen as Spain's foreign-language Oscar contender.