Mediaset, Goldman Sachs and Endemol co-founder John De Mol are close to finalizing a E2 billion ($2.7 billion) financing package to buy TV production company Endemol, which Telefonica put up for bid…
Investors displayed renewed confidence in EMI Group Wednesday after the music giant announced better than expected earnings for its most recent financial year.
Brace yourself for yet another media and entertainment market. This time it will be a mostly pan-Asian-oriented exhibition and conference devoted to content of all kinds across all delivery platforms.
Broadcaster-owned video-on-demand portals in key European territories are signing up content from the Hollywood studios at a fast clip. Latest to do a deal is Germany's ProSiebenSat 1 station group…
Sega is becoming the go-to partner for Marvel Studios, as the Japanese publisher has signed deals to make games based on three of its upcoming films. Sega will produce videogames based on "The…
AMC is drawing on theatrical-film talent to make a push into miniseries. For a development slate of historical minis, movie-themed net has signed "Dances With Wolves" scribe Michael Blake for…
Paramount Pictures has snapped up scribe Kurt Sutter's pitch "Inland Saints" for Joel Schumacher to direct and Lorenzo di Bonaventura to produce.
Ashley Judd is in negotiations to join the cast of writer-director Wayne Kramer's ensemble immigration drama "Crossing Over" for the Weinstein Co. Already starring are Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta, Sean…
Dick Wolf and NBC Universal will use the investigation of New York City cops Stephen Caracappa and Louis Eppolito as the basis for a TV series.
New Line's decided to go on "Mancation," snapping up Jared Bush's comedy pitch and setting it up with Benderspink.