Is it worth ponying up at the Ahmanson for the national tour of Peter Morgan's "Frost/Nixon," in the wake of 2008's pic version? You bet -- first and foremost for absorption in the themes only…
Disney family adventure remake "Race to Witch Mountain" sprinted to the top of the domestic box office chart in its debut, grossing $25 million from 3,187 theaters to topple Warner Bros. holdover…
HBO's live telecast of Will Ferrell's one-man (and friends) show was, for the most part, a front-row seat for a pretty slim bit of entertainment -- one that relies more on a kind of gleeful…
Jon Stewart's stock keeps rising on the back of CNBC and Jim Cramer. Cramer's appearance Thursday on "The Daily Show," which came at the request of CNBC brass, yielded the second-largest aud of the…
U.S. filmgoers are smitten with "Taken," with the Liam Neeson actioner nabbing $118 million through March 8. The pic, about a former CIA agent seeking his missing daughter, even got an all-American…
Six months ago, the execs who run U.K. terrestrial giant ITV were adamant on one point: Credit crunch or not, the web's £1 billion ($1.38 billion) program budget, almost all of it earmarked for local…
After getting off to a modest start in November, Germany's first gay channel, Timm, is blossoming.
Ronaldo, widely considered one of the world's best soccer players, is making the difference in the free-to-air nets' fight for ratings in soccer-obsessed Brazil.
Argentina's government is planning to pay off an "old debt to democracy" by reforming its broadcasting law to allow more competition. But the move is not likely to go through without considerable…
When the government announced March 9 that it was creating the C$310 million ($239 million) Canada Media Fund to disburse coin to networks many voiced concern for embattled pubcaster CBC.