Comic thesp Hisaya Morishige has posthumously received Japan's People's Honor Award.
Scottish vocalist Susan Boyle holds her ground at No. 1 on the U.S. album chart this week, as her "I Dreamed a Dream" tops 1.2 million copies sold in just its second week.
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U.K. arthouse distrib New Wave Films has nabbed local rights to Alain Resnais' "Wild Grass" (Les Herbes folles).
The guild recognizes Roger Goodman, Cleve Landsberg and Maria Jimenez Henley for career achievement.
Rat risotto is a dish too far for most of us, but two contestants in the U.K. version of reality skein "I'm a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!" found out the hard way that the meal was strictly off the…
The global ad market has stabilized and will grow 0.9% next year to $448 billion, according to media analysts ZenithOptimedia.
Tareq and Michaele Salahi may be fading from the headlines, but they're still a target of lawmakers. Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.) plans to take up the matter of issuing subpoenas to the couple, aka…
The effort to require that radio broadcasters pay performers when they play their music got the endorsement of the AFL-CIO. The Performance Rights Act has been hotly contested in Congress, where…
Hard-boiled crime drama "Mafiosa," one of Canal Plus' most popular original skeins, took the TV France Intl. fiction series export award at the 16th French Film and TV Producers Assn. Awards, which…
The Writers Guild of America East has unionized writers for iLarious, touting the deal as the first time that content writers for an iPhone application have been repped by a labor union.
The Chinese operator of a website selling thousands of pirated Hollywood DVDs has been sentenced to 14 months in prison and fined by a Beijing court.