In a surprise move, BSkyB investor the National Assn. of Pension Funds won't oppose James Murdoch as the new chief executive of the U.K. satcaster.
Six male Brit contestants are trying to ban entertainment web Sky One from broadcasting a reality show in which they are seen competing for the affections of a woman who is revealed to be a…
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In a rare scheduling change, United Intl. Pictures has moved up the Mexican bow of much-anticipated "21 Grams" at behest of helmer Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu.
The latest installment of miniseries "The U.S. Economy" is clamorously upbeat. Stats released Oct. 30 said GDP surged 7.2% in the third quarter, the biggest jump in 19 years, sprinting past estimates…
After an intense month of announcements, arguments and amendments, one weary studio exec sighed to Variety, "What more is there to say about screeners?"
Breaking his long silence on the screener controversy, Miramax Films co-chairman Harvey Weinstein voiced his concerns about the compromise solution Thursday, calling on the MPAA and the studios to…
A week after the Big Decision, many studios are still very quiet about the next decision. As of Thursday, Disney, New Line, Paramount, Sony, Universal and Warner Bros. hadn't announced which films…
Tribune Entertainment has sued Marvel Enterprises for breach of contract over the sci-fi series "Mutant X." Tribune is suing Marvel for $100 million in damages.
Progressive grassroots activist group MoveOn.org and a host of well-known artists and political operatives including Jack Black, Moby and James Carville have launched a nationwide search for a TV ad…
Antena 3 floated on the stock exchange Wednesday, becoming Spain's second commercial broadcaster, following Sogecable, to do so.
It may come as no surprise, but the positive results of recent legal action against online piracy is music to the Recording Industry Assn. of America's ears.
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