The global entertainment and media industry will grow by 6.4% a year to reach $2 trillion by 2011, powered by the expansion of online and wireless technologies, according to a report by…
A billion DVDs have been sold in the U.K. since the format launched less than a decade ago, according to the British Video Association.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has appointed a new head of mobile to drive international content sales.
Sony chief executive Howard Stringer promised Thursday that the iconic Japanese corporation has learned from its mistakes and is on the road to recovery. Rallying the troops at a Tokyo shareholders…
In three years, digital distribution of music will surpass physical distribution globally as mobile phone services become a bigger part of the music-selling formula.
Kate Hudson’s next movie will be “Bachelor No. 2″ for Lionsgate, starring opposite Dane Cook. Director Howard Deutch is set to begin shooting in August. Film will be shot in Boston. Management 360…
DreamWorks and Universal Pictures will join to turn the graphic novel “Cowboys & Aliens” into a live action feature. Imagine partners Brian Grazer and Ron Howard will produce along with Platinum…
Warner Home Video will distrib a slate of Australia's Southern Star programming in Italy and Benelux territories.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment is absorbing the Sony Wonder label from its sister music unit as part of its push for family fare. Steve Okin, formerly Sony Wonder VP of development at Sony BMG…
Toon auteur Mamoru Oshii's next pic will be futuristic gladiator tale "The Sky Crawlers," based on the eponymous sci-fi novels by Hiroshi Mori.
Michel Ocelot's hit Gallic toon "Kirikou and the Sorceress" is being turned into a stage musical. The Euros 4.5 million ($6 million) production, due to begin rehearsals next month, is being produced…