In a high six-figure deal, Columbia Pictures has acquired screen rights to "Enron," the Lucy Prebble-penned play that dramatizes the scandalous rise and fall of the Texas energy company.
ABC's frosh fantasy drama "FlashForward" has been picked up by 10 broadcasters in the Asia Pacific region across 44 countries.
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With the United Nations General Assembly and the Clinton Global Initiative, New York will see a flood of entertainment figures this week who are pushing global causes. The first was Harrison Ford…
Estonia's Tallinn Black Nights, one of Eastern Europe's leading winter film festivals, is adding an industry event to this year's lineup.
Geoffrey Rush will return to the stage at Sydney's Belvoir St. Theater in a 2010 revival of Gogol's "Diary of a Madman," to be directed by Neil Armfield in his 15th and final season as a.d. of the…
NBC Universal Intl. Television Distribution has signed an exclusive licensing deal for Scandinavia with Kinnevik-owned Viasat Broadcasting.
President Obama has finished taping his appearance on tonight's "Late Show with David Letterman," and the AP reports that he's got an irreverent answer to the question of whether healthcare…
Helmer Sergio Rezende's "Salve geral" is Brazil's nominee for consideration in the foreign-language film Oscar race.
A Taiwanese city is resisting pressure by mainland authorities to stop it screening a biopic of the exiled Uighur Muslim leader Rebiya Kadeer, saying that it will not submit to censorship.
Barcelona-based shingle Zip Films will be a minority co-producer on Henning Carlsen's big-screen adaptation of Gabriel Garcia Marquez's short novel "Memoria de mis putas tristes" (Memories of My…
Jeremy Thomas, producer of films by Bernardo Bertolucci ("The Last Emperor"), David Cronenberg ("Crash") and Terry Gilliam ("The Man Who Killed Don Quixote"), will program a 10-pic British…