Streep is set to star in “Mamma Mia!,” the bigscreen adaptation of the hit musical that Universal and producing partners Playtone and Littlestar are mobilizing for a summer start.
The feud over J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy novel is getting hotter and meaner. Long-discussed as a project for “Lord of the Rings” producer Peter Jackson, New Line co-chairman Bob Shaye said that Jackson…
Singapore has unveiled four more initiatives to boost its emerging new media entertainment sector.
"The Queen" entered true royalty Wednesday when it was awarded the Golden Tomato for best reviewed film of the year, as determined by online movie site Rotten Tomatoes.
Iwao Takamoto, the animator who created Scooby-Doo and directed the 1973 feature toon "Charlotte's Web," died Monday of heart failure in Los Angeles. He was 81.
Paramount on Tuesday announced a deal to sell downloads of its library titles on the iTunes Store. Par's only the second studio to join iTunes. Disney, in which Apple CEO Steve Jobs is the largest…
At the Consumer Electronics Show on Tuesday, CBS topper Leslie Moonves telegraphed that his network is trying to get closer to tech-savvy consumers, incorporating their ideas into TV shows, creating…
Democrats, who all but sank major communications reform legislation in the previous congressional session over the issue of so-called 'Net neutrality, marked the first day of the new Congress by…
Nintendo's Wii game console won the year-end sales race in Japan over Sony's PlayStation 3 by nearly a 2-to-1 margin, according to figures released Tuesday by Japanese game mag publisher Enterbrain.
Kodak is setting up a laboratory at Spain's Ciudad de la Luz studios. Move is a mark of recognition of the steady flow of shoots, both high-end Euro pics and Spanish productions, now using Ciudad de…
Apple Computer CEO Steve Jobs on Tuesday unveiled a new mobile phone that downloads and plays music as well as a set-top box that allows people to stream video from their computers to their…