Paramount Pictures Intl. has tapped Lauren Miller as its exec VP of finance.
More than 245 TV channels bowed in Europe last year, despite the financial crisis. But it was by no means an all-growth story as 220 channels went off air.
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"3 Idiots," which became the highest grossing Bollywood film of all time after just 10 days, has gone on to take $69 million worldwide after 19 days on release.
ITV Studios and Chinese broadcaster Hunan Television have pacted to develop and license entertainment formats.
Bollywood mini-major Eros Intl. has upped Jyoti Deshpande to become group CEO and managing director.
Kevin Spacey will scale the Great Wall of Chinese film production.
Chris Rock has optioned English-language remake rights to France's "La Premiere etoile" (The First Star).
Quebec helmer Denis Villeneuve's "Polytechnique," inspired by the true story of a mass murder at a Montreal university in 1989, won the Toronto Film Critics Assn. best Canadian film award on Tuesday…
Foreign film distrib Seagull Films will release Russia's official Oscar submission "Ward #6."
Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck has returned to helm spy thriller "The Tourist" after exiting the project last fall over creative differences.
Hollywood's major influence in the 2008 presidential race came early, in the form of David Geffen and the notorious interview he gave to Maureen Dowd in which he said of the Clintons, "Everybody in…