Veteran British TV topper Mike Phillips, who recently retired as deputy CEO of BBC Worldwide, is set to have a part-time role at the outfit as executive producer for theatrical films.
Revenues from the export of British TV programs surged 21% to £632 million ($1.07 billion) last year, with sales to the U.S., Germany and Spain especially strong, according to figures from U.K…
Time Warner's AOL Chinese-language Web site has started broadcasting news online supplied by Shanghai Media Group's broadband unit, the Chinese firm said Tuesday.
Tuning In: Beyond weekend box office grosses and sweeps results, Creative Artists Agency will spend April 29-30 focusing on another unpredictable derby where money and power hang in the balance -…
Former BAFTA chairman Simon Relph and media business expert Robin Miller have joined the board of Arts Alliance Media, Europe's leading provider of digital film distribution services.
An odd tale about a famous film director who winds up in Sicily videotaping a princess's wedding, Marco Bellocchio's "The Wedding Director" promises much more than it delivers in a disappointingly…
"Stuff Happens" stars Peter Francis James, Gloria Reuben and Jay O. Sanders revel in the Public Theater bow of David Hare's political drama on Thursday at the Union Square Ballroom.
Thandie Newton, Cuba Gooding Jr., Eddie Griffin and Terry Crews have joined Eddie Murphy in DreamWorks Pictures' "Norbit." Pic is currently lensing in Los Angeles with Brian Robbins at the helm. John…
Renee Zellweger will star in "Case 39" for Paramount Pictures. Pic starts shooting July 31 in Vancouver, with the studio still zeroing in on a director. Script, by Ray Wright, centers around a social…
Susan Sarandon and Mary-Louise Parker banded together to "Do Something" on April 11 for the org's annual Brick Awards gala at Capitale.
Helmer John McTiernan pleaded guilty on Monday to charges of lying to the F.B.I. about whether he knew that disgraced private eye Anthony Pellicano had conducted illegal wiretaps on his behalf.