PBS will censor two upcoming films given to the pubcaster by HBO in an effort to protect local public TV stations from potential FCC fines, prexy Pat Mitchell told critics at the winter press tour.
Fox is pacting with Adam Sandler and Jack Giarraputo's Happy Madison shingle and producer William Todman Jr. ("X-Men") to distribute "Grandma's Boy," starring Allen Covert and based on Covert's spec…
Customs officials broke ground when they arrested a man suspected of illegally distributing movies on the Web through BitTorrent technology.
Universal has decided to get together with "The Break Up," signing Vince Vaughn to star and produce while paying more than $2 million for the comedy spec by Jay Lavender and Jeremy Garelick.
The presidential inaugural committee has settled on its final list of celebrities and entertainers coming to Washington this week to participate in festivities associated with President Bush's…
As punk rock bands become more and more cartoonish, the Texas quartet Bowling for Soup have decided to run with the concept and simply become a punk rock cartoon. With their unfortunate facial hair…
Ad spending rose by double digits in Hong Kong last year. In December, ads brought in HK$4 billion ($513 million), which was a 6% jump vs. the same time last year, according to Nielsen Media Research.
History pic "The Downfall" and youth drama "The Edukators" earned laurels from the state of Bavaria and Germany's critics association as top Teutonic pics of 2004.
Working the Town: The transient career of the modern worker has been well-chronicled. Employees leave their companies at a rate unimagined by previous generations. But what happens when a company…
Disney international TV prexy David Hulbert has ankled in a shake-up of its senior team. Promotions for John Hardie and Tom Toumazis suggest that the power axis in the division is shifting to Mouse…
Federal Communications Commission chairman Michael K. Powell opened two payola investigations Friday based on allegations raised in a recent agency meeting.