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5 Big Challenges Ben Sherwood Faces in Disney's Top TV Job (Analysis)
Anne Sweeney's successor must fix ABC primetime, court Hollywood talent and deal with a "GMA" host's $8 million salary demand.read more
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Sony's 'Powers' Move: Will PlayStation Become a TV Hub?
Is the decision to stream the comic book adaptation a one-off experiment or the first sign of a new, Netflix-style content player?read more
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Hollywood Already Exploring a Malaysia Airlines Movie
"I guarantee there are 50 different people working on 50 different projects ... right now," says one prominent producer.read more
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Murdoch Family Politics: What James and Lachlan Promotions Mean for Fox, News Corp
"The more time goes by, the shorter any Chase Carey interregnum is likely to last," says one Wall Street observer about the implications for succession in Rupert Murdoch's empire.read more
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Popcorn Sales Boom Showcases China Film Industry Growth
Unlike in North America, where concessions account for as much as 75 percent of cinema profits, China's theaters have banked mostly on box office -– but that's changing as the Chinese develop a tast...
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Russian Quotas: Hollywood Studios Would Be Hardest Hit
Russia's proposed quota on foreign films, introduced in the midst of the crisis in Ukraine, could hurt the studio's revenues in the region, worth some $860 million last year.read more
FilMart: ‘Angel Whispers,’ ‘Private Eyes’ Take HAF Prizes
Winners announced at 12 edition of HK - Asia Film Financing Forum
Peter Rice Extends Contract as Chairman and CEO at Fox Networks Group
LONDON — 21st Century Fox has announced that Peter Rice, chairman and CEO Fox Networks Group, has agreed to extend his employment agreement. James Murdoch, co-chief operating officer at 21st Cen...
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Fox Networks Group CEO Peter Rice Gets Contract Extension
‎James Murdoch says the unit has "continued to push creative boundaries across the company."read more
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Hong Kong Filmart: 'Angel Whispers,' Taiwan's 'Private Eyes' Win HAF Awards
In total, seven cash awards were given out by the Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum to promising projects from across the region. read more
Lachlan Murdoch Returns to Take Leading Role in Father’s Empire
LONDON — Lachlan Murdoch has returned to the fold to take a leading role within his father’s empire after several years’ break. Rupert Murdoch said Lachlan was a “strategic and...
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‎Rupert Murdoch Discusses Sons' Promotions in 21st Century Fox, News Corp Memos
‎The media mogul tells his global staff it marks an "evolution of our leadership team."read more
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21st Century Fox Promotes James Murdoch to Co-COO, Names Lachlan Murdoch Non-Executive Co-Chairman
UPDATED: The conglomerate elevates the two sons of founder Rupert Murdoch, with president Chase Carey expected to get a contract extension shortly.read more
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BMG Moving Into China Music Market
“You can make money in China with music,” says Thomas Rabe, CEO of BMG parent Bertelsmann, announcing plans to expand in its music rights business in Asia.read more
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Historic Rome Cafe Frequented by Fellini, Grace Kelly, Al Pacino Saved From Closure
The Antico Caffe della Pace was supposed to close to make room for a five-star hotel, but a petition and wide media attention helped it escape shutdown.read more
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Revenue, Profits Up at German Giant Bertelsmann
The owner of 'American Idol' Producer FremantleMedia, music group BMG and broadcaster RTL Group posts net profits of $1.2 billion for 2013.read more
Seth Rogen Says ‘Neighbors’ Has More Dildo Jokes Than Celine Dion Show
Seth Rogen admitted that he had missed Celine Dion at Caesar's Palace, but said that he was certain that “Neighbors,” the new comedy that he screened at The Colosseum on Tuesday has ...
‘Mindy Project’s’ Chris Messina on Kissing: ‘Ike Barinholtz Has Soft Lips, But Mindy Kaling is Better’
The questions ran the gamut at the PaleyFest’s “The Mindy Project” panel on Tuesday night at the Dolby Theatre, ranging from whether the script is improvised to who is the better kisser. For ...
MTV’s ‘Are You the One?’ Parlays Junk Science Into Second Season
MTV’s “Are You the One?” has parlayed its fun-in-the-sun dating competition into a second-season renewal, with plans for a reunion show April 1. And while one can see why the concept...
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Jude Law Makes Funny Faces With Jimmy Fallon (Video)
The highly-acclaimed star of stage and screen contorted into the most challenging facial expressions of his career for "The Tonight Show" skit.read more

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