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Christopher Reeve has signed to direct an original animated feature for IDT Entertainment, the recently launched computer-animation facility of New Jersey-based multimedia outfit IDT Corp.
Timothy Hutton has inked to star in Sci Fi Channel miniseries "5 Days to Midnight." He will play J.T. Neumeyer, a science professor who receives information from the future detailing his murder.
If you've ever watched a few moments of a Shania Twain primetime special, or caught a bit of a song from any of her numerous appearances on awards shows, or even just happened to be paying the…
Accused of favoring Gallic fare in its recent lineups and stung by negative press to its last edition, the Cannes Film Festival made an unprecedented move Wednesday to bring new transparency to its…
Mark Cuban's fledgling high-definition program package has scored a cable distribution coup, securing a carriage deal with the second-largest operator, Time Warner Cable, to carry HDNet and HDNet…
Alliance Atlantis is axing offices in Canada and the U.K. as part of its plan to slash its entertainment division.
Who says the video rental business is slowing down? Online DVD rental shop Netflix saw its shares soar nearly 13% Wednesday to $50.49 when it upgraded its fourth-quarter subscriber forecasts, due to…
Pope John Paul II has seen Mel Gibson's controversial film "The Passion of the Christ," saying, "It is as it was."
Oscar-nominated thesp Javier Bardem ("When Night Falls") has been cast in the Tom Cruise starrer "Collateral," which Michael Mann is directing for DreamWorks.