A subsidiary of Canuck broadcaster CanWest Global Communications missed a C$10 million ($9.2 million) interest payment that was due Friday. In a statement, CanWest said its subsidiary,
Writers Guild of America West president Patric Verrone has issued an upbeat assessment of the guild's organizing efforts, citing gains in cable and new media.
The heavy hitters have come out in favor of ratifying SAG's deal -- including Alec Baldwin, George Clooney, Sally Field and Tom Hanks.
Natalie Portman will star with Danny McBride and James Franco in "Your Highness," a Universal Pictures comedy that begins production in July in Ireland. David Gordon Green ("Pineapple Express") is…
A news report about an earthquake is sending aftershocks through the Venezuelan TV biz. President Hugo Chavez has demanded sanctions against commercial news web Globovision, calling its execs…
Music producer Phil Spector has been sentenced to 19 years to life in prison for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson.
Though the endless saga over SAG's internal battles has caused Hollywood's eyes to glaze over, the guild may be about to turn a corner toward moderation.
Gallic mini-major StudioCanal has tapped Pathe producer Leonard Glowinski to the newly-created post of head of co-productions and acquisitions for France and Europe.
President Obama was merely the biggest star among a host of politicos who hit Los Angeles this week. There were senators everywhere you turned, holding fund raisers as Congress takes a break…
Warner Bros. has acquired "Hench" and will develop the AIT/Planet Lar graphic novel as the template for a comic screen vehicle for Danny McBride.
Now that he has been named President Obama's choice for ambassador to France, Wildbrain president-CEO Charles Rivkin has unveiled his succession plan at the production company.