The WGA has created an award for videogame writing, with the inaugural trophy to be presented at the Writers Guild Awards on Feb. 9.
Fox Business Network is rolling out a promotional micro-site Monday, a week before the network goes live Oct. 15.
Video downloading service Jaman has signed content deals with four leading indie sales companies, including Trust Film and Dreamachine from Europe and Fortune Star and Fortissimo from Asia.
Alliance Films has snapped up U.K. and Canadian rights to Anonymous Content's $8 million Brit gangster film "44 Inch Chest." Canada-based Alliance's U.K. subsidary Momentum Pictures will release the…
New Regency has acquired screen rights to "Baltimore, or The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire," an illustrated novel by Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden. The authors will write the…
A high-profile new media experiment from Disney has not been a success and will be shuttered, company said Thursday.
The Canuck animation biz has received a boost with Tuesday's opening of Starz Animation Toronto, one of the largest CG facilities in the country.
Universal Pictures Japan has inked a home entertainment distrib deal with Tokyo-based Geneon Entertainment, the companies announced on Thursday.
Paramount and DreamWorks are holding the date of June 29, 2009, for "Transformers 2," with Michael Bay expected to return to direct the sequel. Despite the tensions between them, DreamWorks and Par…
After the upcoming "Lions for Lambs," Robert Redford will focus his attention on another political film. Redford is attached to direct the bigscreen adaptation of Richard A. Clarke's memoir "Against…