Edward Hall has been appointed a.d. of London's 325-seat Hampstead theater, one of the U.K.'s key new writing venues.
Broadway tuner "Billy Elliot" has recouped its $18 million capitalization costs in 14 months, according to the show's producers.
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Wild Bunch will co-finance $30 million actioner "The Burma Conspiracy," helmer-scribe Jerome Salle's follow up to "Largo Winch" (2008).
Veteran French producer Gilbert de Goldschmidt, who oversaw more than 40 films including "The Umbrellas of Cherbourg," died Jan. 1 in Switzerland. He was 85.
Updated The Supreme Court issued a narrow ruling that bans cameras from the Prop 8 trial indefinitely. The vote was 5-4, with conservative justices in the majority. The majority wrote that the case…
A lawyer for the Prop 8 campaign this morning argued that successful films like "Brokeback Mountain" and shows like "WIll & Grace" are indications that attitudes toward gays and lesbians have…
Guido Bolten, managing director of struggling German channel Sat.1, is ankling after just 14 months.
"Vicky the Viking" is sailing back into theaters, and this time he'll be in 3D.
The Berlinale has added 10 more films to Generation, its children and youth sidebar.
The head of Sky News, the U.K. newsie controlled by News Corp., has defended Fox News and called for the scrapping of impartiality rules that prevent a Brit version of Fox News to be licensed.
Paramount Pictures Intl. has tapped Lauren Miller as its exec VP of finance.