The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences unveiled a list Friday of eight scientific achievements in the running for Scientific and Technical Awards.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions Group has picked up distribution rights on animated film "The Sky Crawlers" for the U.S., Canada, Latin America, Australia and New Zealand.
Mel Harris, the exec who was an innovator in firstrun syndication and the homevideo biz during his 25-year run in the top ranks at Paramount and Sony Pictures Entertainment, died of cancer Saturday…
More and more Japanese viewers are tuning out TV for YouTube, the fourth-most popular website in Japan little more than a year after its official launch in June 2007, in cooperation with six local…
At least a million people illegally downloaded the season premiere of "Prison Break" -- and Fox isn't pleased.
Wildbrain, the entertainment shingle behind hit kids series "Yo Gabba Gabba" and merchandising line Kidrobot, has sealed an overall deal with animation vet Danny Antonucci.
Imagi Intl., the Los Angeles and Hong Kong-based animation company, has raised $10 million from a share placing.
Comcast has appealed last month's FCC ruling that it improperly blocked Internet file-sharing activities.
Call it the rise of the desk potato. According to a recent survey, online viewership of television broadcasts has almost doubled since 2006 to nearly 20% of Internet families. Of those, report the…
Microsoft and 12 other companies will invest in Japan Intl. Broadcasting (JIB), Japan's first English-language broadcasting service, according to an unsourced report in the Nikkei business newspaper…
Helmer Hayao Miyazaki's "Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea" will open Amsterdam's Cinekid, the international film, TV and new media festival for tykes age 4-14, on Oct. 18.