The stalled digital TV transition has landed squarely in the lap of Congress. With talks between the computer biz, TV manufacturers and Hollywood reps languishing, exasperated lawmakers Monday said…
Senator Intl. on Monday cinched the rights to comicbook series "30 Days of Night" from scribe Steve Niles. Sam Raimi and Rob Tapert will produce the pic, with Joe Drake of Senator Intl. supervising…
Valerie Harper, who was at the center of the Screen Actors Guild's controversial election last fall, will not seek re-election to SAG's national board.
DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics sent some mixed signals Monday, reporting a jump in cash flow and revenue for the latest quarter but slower than expected subscriber growth at its satellite TV biz.
Universal Music Group has picked tech-sector veteran David Benjamin to fill a newly created executive post overseeing the music major's companywide efforts to enforce its copyrights on the streets…
Rumors continued to circulate in Paris on Monday as to which units stricken entertainment conglom Vivendi Universal will put on the block to reduce its vast debt.
Embattled Canadian TV producer Cinar has petitioned the Supreme Court of the Bahamas to dissolve Globe-X Canadiana and Globe-X Management, two Bahamas-based companies that owe it $44 million.
Kinowelt Medien toppers Rainer and Michael Koelmel launched a battle for control of their bankrupt film rights company Monday, demanding a criminal investigation into alleged business irregularities…
JULY 15 | The video industry hasn’t even begun to reap the rewards of the movies sparking the biggest summer in box-office history, but consumer spending on the purchase and rental of DVDs and…
Dude, you're a strikebreaker. Ben Curtis, best known as the 20ish "Steven" pitchman in Dell Computer ads, has received an undisclosed punishment from the Screen Actors Guild for booking non-union…
Capitol Hill lawmakers rushed over the weekend to put Public Broadcasting System on notice that it better think twice before bringing to America a new, HIV-infected Muppet developed for audiences in…