Fox 2000 has acquired the film rights to the six-part children's series "Chronicles of Darkness" for Fox-based Scott Free Prods., with Ridley Scott and Erin Upson attached to produce.
On the eve of the Sundance acquisition binge, Fine Line has tapped Greg Forston senior VP of distribution. Forston will oversee distrib strategy, set release patterns and oversee day-to-day…
"Sideways" and "The Aviator" will see if Golden Globes glitter as Fox Searchlight and Miramax will attempt aggressive expansions of their Globe best-pic winners this weekend.
There were no casualties in Wednesday's titanic tussle between Fox's "American Idol" and ABC's "Lost" -- well, except for the competition. Two of television's biggest hits co-existed nicely in the…
NBC Universal and Blighty's dominant commercial web, ITV, have extended their exclusive multiyear licensing agreement for terrestrial TV rights to the Hollywood studio's movies and series in the U.K.
Local TV audience measurement firm Datanexus, created to challenge the virtual private monopoly of Ibope in Brazil, has folded.
Alejandro Harrison has taken over as CEO of Pramer, Latin America's biggest pay TV distributor and programmer.Harrison replaces American topper Bradley Johnson.
Dino De Laurentiis and Rome's Cinecitta Studios are in advanced talks to jointly acquire a majority stake in the new CLA Studios in Ouarzazate, Morocco.
Stephen Fry has joined the cast of Disney feature "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy." Fry will play the disembodied voice of the eponymous electronic book, which dispenses advice about…
Sony Corp.'s newfound commitment to Hollywood may have come just in time. As Sony's pact with MGM awaits final approval from European regulators, the giant Japanese conglom predicted Thursday a…
The Producers Guild of America has announced expansion of its year-old strategic relationship with computer-chip giant Intel Corp. The org said Saturday's 16th annual PGA Awards at Culver Studios…