It's finally official: President Obama has nommed Julius Genachowski to serve as chairman of the Federal Communications Commission.
Maybe we'll start seeing some establishment Republicans pushing for a return of the Fairness Doctrine. USA Today has a play-by-play of the warfare that's developed on the right, which all comes down…
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On the heels of winning an Oscar for "Milk," Sean Penn has joined a push for the state of California to officially recognize Harvey Milk's birthday on May 22. Penn will appear at a news conference…
A Hollywood delegation's visit to Iran may be strictly non-political, but the swirl of media attention around their journey is anything but. Immediate comparisons of the rare and unusual visit were…
The Catholic League plans to do battle with the Ron Howard pic "Angels and Demons" -- even though the org's crusade against Sony's 2006 "The Da Vinci Code" may have actually helped that film earn a…
Russia's powerful new television and cinema producers association has recommended a ceiling on thesps' pay among limits for seven categories of actors and crew as the economic crisis worsens.
Updated That, and other news, in today's Roundup and Recap. A few short takes after the weekend… First off, a correction: In a story on Twitter that I post on Friday, I mentioned that the service…
As the trial brought by Warner Bros., MGM, 20th Century Fox and Sony against the operators of Stockholm-based file-sharing website Pirate Bay comes to a close this week, Swedish prosecutors today…
After struggling in recent years for domestic attention, the first Oz film release of 2009 is attracting attention for all the wrong reasons.
Gallic media giant Vivendi filed a complaint Monday with the European Commission against France Telecom Orange, as the cold war between Gaul's two huge film and TV players heats up.
The Canuck producers union has warned members with CanWest Global contracts to seek legal advice to protect their interests amid rumors that the broadcaster could be on the brink of filing for…
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