One documentary stood out at Mipdoc 2008 by not standing out at all: "6 Billion Others."
FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) has inked a multiyear production deal with Singapore's Media Development Authority (MDA) that commits both partners to invest in multimedia TV projects.
Prolific French candid camera producer Novavision has inked a multi-year deal with KWHY-TV, the second Los Angeles channel of NBC Universal's Spanish-language web Telemundo.
Discovery Enterprises Intl., the newly created international sales arm of Discovery Communications, has taken international distribution rights on Werner Herzog's feature docu, "Encounters at the…
Internet TV network Babelgum has announced the first project to be funded from its $15 million Digital Studio Initiative will be "Oil Sands," a feature-length environmental doc about the threatened…
Los Angeles-based Alchemy Television has teamed with Germany's Tele Munchen to handle worldwide rights outside North America on the upcoming CBS cop drama "Flashpoint."
Universal's George Clooney-Renee Zellweger period screwball comedy "Leatherheads" was sacked at the weekend box office, losing out to Sony holdover "21" and all but tying with 20th Century Fox's…
Emperor Entertainment Group has begun legal action against its 19 year-old starlet Isabella Leong, who is in dispute with the group over her contract.
Charlton Heston, one of Hollywood's most visible and controversial stars, best remembered for such straight-faced heroic roles as Moses in "The Ten Commandments" and the Oscar-winning title role of…
Sony's gambling drama "21" trumped George Clooney's screwball comedy opener "Leatherheads" for the top spot at the Friday box office, cashing in $5.2 million from 2,653 theaters.
Melissa Leo won the Geraldine Page Award for best actress for her perf in "Lullaby," and Richard Jenkins took home the John Garfield Award for actor for "The Visitor" at the 10th Method Fest on April…