President Obama appeared at the Kennedy Center tonight to speak at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy's inauguration, with an event featuring Paul Simon (singing "The Sounds…
Morningside Entertainment has optioned the film rights to comicbook "Sinbad: Rogue of Mars" from Bluewater Prods.
Italy's FilmMaster, the country's leading TV advertising production group, has forged a partnership with prominent executive producer Enzo Sisti, known for handling Hollywood movie shoots in Italy.
Powerful Spanish media duo Antena 3 and DeAPlaneta have taken Spanish rights to the mystery thriller "The Tall Man," starring Jessica Biel and helmed by France's Pascal Laugier ("Martyrs," "House of…
Larry Charles is set to helm Sacha Baron Cohen's comedy "The Dictator."
France's largest commercial web, TF1, has tapped U.K. format topper Remy Blumenfeld to help find new hits ahead of April's Mip TV sales mart.
Paris-based TF1 Intl. has acquired worldwide rights to a new adaptation of Louis Pergaud's classic novel "La guerre des boutons" (War of the Buttons), a family comedy about a play-war between two…
The 7th Glasgow Film Festival will host the world premiere of David Mackenzie's "You Instead" and the U.K. premiere of Kevin Macdonald's Roman epic "The Eagle," which both shot in Scotland.
It's called Journopalooza — and the superlative surely must live up to the promise. On Friday, seven bands, all made up of current and former hacks of the trade, will perform at the National Press…
The Intl. Indian Film Academy has tapped Toronto as the host city for its 12th awards, a three-day, Bollywood star-studded event culminating with the IIFA awards ceremony on June 25 at the Rogers…
Pubcaster NHK will extend regular analog broadcasts to July 24, in line with commercial broadcasters, who announced the shut-off date last summer.