Italy's Mediaset has shed a 1.9 % stake in Spanish web Telecinco which it will continue to control with a 50.1% share, the Silvio Berlusconi-controlled broadcasting company announced on Tuesday.
Maybe they should just hold the Globe after-parties in the BevHilton's lobby. Open a bar; set up a band; dance on top of the registration desk. After all, the lobby is where many of the guests were…
Pete Travis is making a deal to direct "Vantage Point" for Neal Moritz's Original shingle at Columbia. Last fall, Col bought the Barry L. Levy spec script for mid-six figures against $1 million.
ABC has all but wrapped up its drama development, greenlighting a quartet of pilots from Touchstone Television. Pilot season is also progressing at NBC and the WB, which have each placed an…
As part of its ongoing push to join the front rank of film schools, Loyola Marymount U.'s School of Film & Television has added "Hotel Rwanda" producer A. Kitman Ho to its Monday-night screenings.
Trish Vasquez and Deborah Tellis have joined Intermedia and Summit Film Distribution's international marketing and distribution divisions, respectively.
World Wrestling Entertainment CEO Vince McMahon has launched WWE Films, a division that will produce and fully finance genre films costing up to $20 million that star his wrestlers.
Multimillionaire film financier Steve Bing is in talks with Sony to form an exclusive distribution deal with the studio, Sony confirmed Monday. Bing's Shangri-La Entertainment had a distribution…
Frustrated revelers grumbled about the Golden Globe lines, but if you did manage to get inside this weekend's parties -- and that's a big if -- there was certainly fun to be had.
Indie movies that can't find a theatrical home may now have an alternative. Laemmle Theaters president Greg Laemmle and GS Entertainment Marketing Group prexy Steven Zeller have teamed up to form…
Warner Books has inked a deal with Billy Crystal to publish "700 Sundays," a book based on Crystal's hit Broadway play of the same name.