The sale of Montreal-based animation company Cinar to a group led by former Nelvana topper Michael Hirsh moved one step closer to completion Friday with the announcement that the Quebec Securities…
Kinowelt exec Michael Koelmel was charged with 15 counts of embezzlement Monday in connection with the 2001 insolvency of the distribution/production company he founded with brother Rainer.
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Rob Reiner and Martin Sheen, two of Howard Dean's most outspoken Hollywood supporters, will travel across Iowa for two days next week to stump for their favored presidential candidate.
Expanding their roles within the firm, entertainment law practice Armstrong Hirsch Jackoway Tyerman and Wertheimer has added three more names to its already considerable masthead -- the first time it…
South Korea has the highest percentage of homes in the world with high-speed Internet access. It also has one of the highest levels of online piracy of music and movies, according to the U.S. Trade…
If it were solely up to FCC Commissioner Kevin Martin, the agency would have decided long ago to force cablers to carry multiple signals from nets and other broadcasters in the digital future.
Hollywood is scratching its collective head over the embarrassing resignation Jan. 6 of Victoria Riskin as Writers Guild of America, West, prexy and her replacement by VP Charles Holland.
Brian Lowry: Tuning in
JAN. 7 | While fewer people bought tickets to movie theaters last year and spent less money at the box office, they continued to greatly increase their spending on DVDs. Revenue from the purchase…
EchoStar's lawsuit against Viacom is temporarily on hold, as the two parties agreed Thursday to a one-week extension that will keep CBS local broadcast signals on the Dish Network in key markets…
The judge presiding over the Michael Jackson child molestation case faces new decisions regarding media access, with prosecutors calling for a rigid publicity gag order and six news organizations…