European private equity firm Doughty Hanson & Co. has acquired Blighty exhib Vue Entertainment from investors Cavendish Square Partners and its existing management team in a deal worth an estimated…
Rock band Queen is moving its catalog from troubled EMI Music to Universal Music Group in a new deal covering territories outside North America.
Hong Kong's Media Asia Distribution has announced a raft of deals and pre-sales at the American Film Market, including a seven-figure deal for the Raymond Yip-helmed "Bruce Lee, My Brother."
Hall is in talks to star in an adaptation of Tom Bradby's tome "Shadow Dancer," currently in pre-production.
Fortissimo Films has acquired all rights outside of North America to David Gelb's debut docu feature "Jiro Dreams of Sushi."
The Weinstein Co. has scooped up worldwide rights to the Timur Bekmambetov-produced "Apollo 18" and is shopping the project at AFM.
I'll be taking a post-election break this week, so posting will be sporadic. It's a good time to take a pause and say thanks for reading, and for all your support. Late last month Wilshire &…
The Chernin Group has launched a pan-Asian media outfit, dubbed CA Media, which aims to build, manage and operate media, entertainment and technology businesses throughout Asia.
Before Eliot Spitzer returned to the public eye via a CNN talk show, he was sidelined, ready to weigh in on the financial crisis but much more reluctant to talk about the scandal that ended his…
FilmDistrict has snapped up all U.S. rights to EuropaCorp's sci-fi adventure "Lockout," produced by Luc Besson and toplining Guy Pearce and Maggie Grace.
With no fanfare or fuss, Hollywood's performers unions have reached a deal with the congloms on a three-year master contract for film and primetime TV -- setting the likely template for upcoming…