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.
The National Theater converted its 17 noms into a seven-win sweep at the Society of London Theaters' (SOLT) 2011 Olivier awards, held at the Theater Royal Drury Lane.
Al Jazeera cameraman Ali Hassan Al Jaber was killed this weekend in Libya while covering that country's uprising against strongman ruler Moammar Gadhaffi.
Actors Tony Shalhoub and Susan Sarandon were among those who spoke before an estimated crowd of up to 100,000 in Madison, Wis., to protest the state's recently passed bill stripping most government…
The American Federation of Musicians is the latest entertainment guild to express dismay at Wisconsin's passage of a bill that strips government workers of most collective bargaining rights. The org…
Variety's Mark Schilling reports from Tokyo that the massive earthquake and tsunami has obviously disrupted the industry there. "Distrib Shochiku said that it is considering delaying or canceling the…
Just how did Beyonce, Mariah Carey, Nelly Furtado and 50 Cent end up performing for members of the Kadafi family? In short: Money. The Los Angeles Times' Reed Johnson and Rick Rojas write, "Some of…