A coalition of entertainment and media guilds on Wednesday asked the Federal Communications Commission to lengthen the deadline by which the public can comment on the fate of crucial ownership rules…
Scandinavia's Modern Times Group more than tripled its net profit in the first nine months of this year from 7.96 million Swedish kroners ($852,000) to $2.9 million, but the Nordic and Baltic media…
The Writers Guild of America West board has unanimously voted to join the National Coalition on Health Care, following recent moves by other showbiz orgs: DGA, SAG, AMPTP, MPAA and AFTRA.
Nelvana founder Michael Hirsh announced Wednesday that he is stepping down as CEO of the Canuck animation producer, as parent company Corus Entertainment reported a C$200 million ($127 million)…
Vivendi Universal shares drooped Wednesday as it appeared that the sale of the conglom's worldwide publishing biz will be messier than anticipated.
The production unit of Kerry Packer's leading Nine web, Nine Films and Television, has re-structured amid network-wide cost cuts after losing topper Hugh Marks, Nine CEO Ian Johnson.
Production and services company MediaPro is bidding to buy one of the country's biggest post-production houses, Telson, to hike its presence in the Spanish film and TV sectors.
Another scribe has accused Marcie Wright, owner and principal of boutique literary agency the Wright Concept, with grand theft by embezzlement.
Letter to the Editor
By day, he's U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson, a Republican from Tennessee. By night, he's Arthur Branch, the new DA on the hit show "Law & Order."
Box office success with "Barbershop," big growth in TV operations and robust income from DVD titles helped MGM bounce back into the black in the third quarter -- one quarter earlier than expected.