Here's my story from the print version of weekly Variety, on the congressional landscape awaiting Chris Dodd as he assumes the post of Hollywood's major lobby, the Motion Picture Assn. of America…
Russian audiences are to have access to Warner Bros. blockbuster movies and top-rated television series in a new video-on-demand service launched by Gazprom Media and the TNT network.
U.K.-based TV distrib Cineflix Intl. has sold 170 hours of docu-soaps to 10 territories across Europe, North America, Oz and the Middle East.
NBCU's Telemundo has scored a bona-fide hit with its new telenovela "Queen of the South" (La Reina del Sur), an adaptation of the eponymously titled bestseller by Spanish journo/novelist Arturo…
Brit thesp Hayley Atwell has joined the cast of "I, Anna," alongside Gabriel Byrne and Charlotte Rampling.
Blighty's horror fest organizer FrightFest has teamed up with Wild Bunch to expand into the U.K. theatrical distribution arena.
Amid the devastation caused by the 8.9 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that deluged vast parts of Japan on Friday, the country's entertainment industry is tallying the losses and taking…
Walt Disney's Shanghai theme park will be built in a 2.7 square-mile area in Pudong designated as a tourist destination, according to a draft blueprint posted Saturday on the city government's…
British film, TV and theater stars including Helen Mirren, Jeremy Irons and Julie Walters have warned that government arts cuts could damage the U.K. industry.
News Corp.'s U.K. satcaster BSkyB is planning to co-produce content with pay TV operators in the U.S., Australia and elsewhere in Europe.