Alexander Rodnyansky's Russian film group AR Films has acquired 51% of Berlin-based A Company Consulting and Licensing, one of the biggest film licensing and distribution outfits in Central and…
Italo Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi attended his first open court hearing in eight years Monday, charged with tax fraud connected to multimillion-dollar Hollywood deals inked by his Mediaset TV…
Leading Danish shingle Nimbus Film is planning an English-language biopic about the later years in the life of "Out of Africa" author Karen Blixen.
China's regulators have imposed tough conditions on TV productions, banning skeins that feature time travel and remakes of key classic texts.
Google topper Eric Schmidt will deliver this year's MacTaggart lecture at the Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival.
U.K. production company Xingu Films, Canada's Conquering Lion and Jamaican producer Justine Henzell are uniting to remake 1972 Jamaican classic, "The Harder They Come," which starred reggae legend…
Amid the unusually intense secrecy veiling this year's Cannes Film Festival lineup, a number of strong competition prospects have emerged.
No one really thought that public broadcasting would be zeroed out, did they? The eleventh-hour budget deal that averted a government shutdown spares the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and…
"I can step very comfortably into the entertainment world and do an action movie with the same violence that I've always done. "I can have the same amount of heads coming off — and any other body…
With 18 months before Election Night and no declared candidates other than President Obama, no dates for Iowa and New Hampshire voting, and only the barest announced plans for the conventions, you'd…