The already-bitter campaign over the SAG-AFTRA merger took a nastier turn Thursday with a lively radio debate between SAG 1st VP Mike Farrell and SAG treasurer Kent McCord.
Patrick Quinn has been elected to a second three-year term as president of Actors' Equity, receiving more than 88% of the 6,126 ballots returned.
News Corp. topper Rupert Murdoch emerged from a Senate hearing with only minor scrapes and bruises and few signs there will be enough Capitol Hill resistance to interfere with his proposed…
Members of a pair of longstanding Intl. Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees locals have agreed to merge effective July 1, creating a new org repping about 1,600 art directors, production designers…
The studios suffered their first loss this week in a campaign to extend state laws against cable and satellite TV theft to cover new forms of electronic distribution such as the Internet.
Paramount and the Mutual Film Company have tapped Darren Aronofsky to develop and direct a live-action adaptation of "Lone Wolf and Cub," the Kazuo Koike-created graphic novel collection.
The biggest surprise of Edgar Bronfman Jr.'s bid for Universal was the presence of Cablevision, the debt-laden New York cable company that can't stop making headlines.
Miramax Films has inked a first-look production and distribution deal with Creative Light Entertainment targeted primarily for the studio's line of video releases. First acquisition under the deal is…
Broadcast authorities will set up a commission to end cable piracy to stave off sanctions from Western Europe and the U.S., the government announced Monday.
Virgin Megastore France and Universal Music France have pacted to make U's titles available for download from Virginmega.fr beginning June 1.