Gallic paybox Orange has amped up its quotient of comedy half-hours, acquiring Starz laffers "Head Case" and "Party Down" plus ABC's Courteney Cox starrer "Cougar Town."
Shed Media, the U.K. shingle behind "Supernanny," has already secured more than half of its revenue target for TV production this year.
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Higher revenue and a tax gain helped propel Comcast Corp.'s fourth-quarter earnings sharply higher, as the nation's largest cable operator solidified its position as the biggest U.S. Internet service…
Unable to replicate locals hits like "Il Divo," Italian film production last year dropped to its lowest point in a decade as the Silvio Berlusconi government drastically cut filmmaking coin, and…
Ile de France Film Commission, France biggest regional film fund, has invested Euros 2.21 million ($3.08 million) in six projects, including Claude Miller's "While They Dance."
Indian multiplex chain Inox Leisure has acquired a 43% stake in rival Fame for $14.5 million, creating the country's second largest loop.
"Avatar" thesp Laz Alonso and Bollywood's Mallika Sherawat will star in the political romantic comedy "Love, Barack." "New Jack City" producer Doug McHenry will direct from a script by Gary Goldstein…
John Ireland and John Ainsworth have completed the first day reenactment of Perry v. Schwarzenegger and posted it on YouTube. It isn't "Inherit the Wind" — in fact, so far the real thing was a bit…
Hugh Jackman is set to join South Korea's Jeon Ji-Hyunand and Chinese thesp Li Bingbing in helmer Wayne Wang's "Snow Flower and the Secret Fan," according to local reports.
Ann Stock, VP of institutional affairs at the Kennedy Center, is one step closer to becoming assistant secretary of state for educational and cultural Affairs, a post to which she was recently…
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has acquired all U.S. rights to the inner-city dance pic "Beat the World."