The European Commission Wednesday urged national governments to take up Digital Video Broadcast-Handheld as the single standard for mobile television in the 27 countries that comprise the European…
STAR TV announced Wednesday the formation of a three-party joint venture with other News Corp. subsidiaries DirecTV and BSkyB to invest in the Championship Gaming Series, an international…
John Leguizamo has been cast in 20th Century Fox thriller “The Happening,” directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Film stars Mark Wahlberg as a man who takes his family on the run when a natural disaster…
The Weinstein Co. has added another high-profile name to “Nine,” tapping Oscar-nominated screenwriter and novelist Michael Tolkin to write the screen adaptation. Rob Marshall is producing and…
Ron Howard will direct Universal’s adaptation of “The Emperor’s Children,” Claire Messud’s 2006 novel about New York’s upper crust, based on a script by Noah Baumbach. Imagine Entertainment acquired…
While network and studio execs bristle at the thought of a strike, a work stoppage would only fuel the rapid rise of online media.
Peter Moore, the head of Microsoft's Xbox vidgame biz, unexpectedly ankled Tuesday to take a job at Electronic Arts as head of its lucrative EA sports business.
Reinforcing the notion that Terry Semel left amid grim prospects for Yahoo, the online media giant reported disappointing earnings Tuesday that sent its stock down 4% in after-hours trading.
DreamWorks Animation is moving up the release of 3-D toon "Monsters vs. Aliens" by one week to May 15, 2009, avoiding a direct showdown with James Cameron's 3-D pic "Avatar."
French-based video file-sharing site Dailymotion has been ordered by a court in Paris to pay damages for hosting a film on its site without permission.