U.K. publishing group Pearson announced Tuesday that it had sold its 79% stake in Spanish media group Recoletos for Euros743 ($988 million).
American Desi, a cable network aimed at South Asians living in the U.S., has landed its first carriage deal, with EchoStar's Dish Network.
"Will & Grace" funnyman Eric McCormack is getting serious about TV production, setting up his Big Cattle Prods. at NBC Universal Television Studio.
As stars entered Sunday's preem of "Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera" at the Ziegfeld, Gerard Butler's fans were packed behind barricades on the opposite side of 54th Street. When…
At Thursday night's "Spanglish" preem, helmer-scribe James L. Brooks explained how he cast Spanish thesp and Penelope Cruz clone, Paz Vega to play a Mexican maid.
Rob Letterman, co-writer and co-director of DreamWorks' "Shark Tale," has signed on at Universal to pen his first live-action feature.
Is Miramax Films in Neverland? On Monday, in its annual Securities and Exchange Commission filing, the Mouse House made its first official acknowledgment that its relationship with Bob and Harvey…
The Frank Capra classic "Meet John Doe" has been bought for remake by Paul Mason, a longtime Viacom and Showtime executive who will produce through his Barstu Prods. banner.
"The Sea Inside" star Javier Bardem was taking buzz of an Oscar nom in stride at the film's New York preem Thursday night, despite "Sea's" imminent cruise into awards season's ever-stormy waters…
Hilary Swank will play a femme fatale in "The Black Dahlia," the Brian De Palma-directed adaptation of the James Ellroy novel. Swank, who was nominated for two Golden Globes on Tuesday, joins Josh…
Preemgoers had beastly fun at Sunday's Cinerama Dome bow of Paramount/DreamWorks' "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events."