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Paramount Pictures Takes Worldwide Distribution on ‘Capture the Flag,’ ‘Tad’ Sequel
In a milestone deal for Spanish animation, Paramount Pictures has inked worldwide distribution on both space fantasy adventure “Capture the Flag” and a second installment to 2012’s “Tad, the L...
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Mike Myers Makes Cameo at Final Monty Python Stage Show
The live airing of the comedy group's final show proved a ratings hit for U.K. channel Gold, with more than 700,000 tuning in to watch the five remaining Pythons bid farewell.read more
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Sega's Comic-Con Activation Involves a 7-Foot Alien Egg
Comic-Con kicks off on Thursday in San Diego, and brands will no doubt try to out-do one another on the premises in and around the city's Gaslamp Quarter downtown district. Indeed, whether it...
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Film Review: ‘Aftermath’
It's a long, slow death for nine unfortunate refugees in "Aftermath," an often tedious but clammily atmospheric end-of-the-world thriller.
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21st Century Fox Seen Nearing European Pay TV Deal
The proceeds could help Fox finance a sweetened bid for Time Warner as Rupert Murdoch travels from Australia to New York, tweeting that he has to make "difficult decisions."read more
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Thai Action Director Panna Rittikrai Dies at 53
The fight choreographer, mentor of such action stars as Tony Jaa and director of "Ong Bak 2" and "Born to Fight" suffered from liver disease.read more
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Malaysia Airlines Crash: Sky News Apologizes After Reporter Goes Through Luggage of Victim
The reporter for the U.K. news channel, operated by BSkyB, in which 21st Century Fox owns a 39 percent stake, picked out items from an open bag near the crash site.read more
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U.K. Pay TV Operator BSkyB Takes Majority Stake in Love Productions
U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB has acquired a 70% stake in Love Prods., one of the U.K.’s leading independent production companies, as part of the satcaster’s strategy to broaden its production ba...
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Australian Streaming Video Sector Heats Up Amid Expected Netflix Launch
HBO sells its small stake in streaming firm Quickflix to Nine Entertainment as various sector players prepare service launches.read more
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B‎SkyB Buys Majority Stake in 'The Great British Bake Off' Producer
UPDATED: The U.K. pay TV giant acquires part of‎ Love Productions, which has had a big BBC ratings hit with the baking competition.read more
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China Bans 'The Vampire Diaries' Drink
The country's Food and Drug Administration takes issue with the fruit drinks made to look like blood and sold in blood-bags.read more
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'SpongeBob SquarePants': Real-Life Krusty Krab Restaurant to Open in Palestine (Photos)
The eatery is being designed to look just like the one featured in Nickelodeon's popular animated series.read more
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'Star Wars: Episode VII': J.J. Abrams Reveals X-Wing (Video)
UPDATED: The director is also offering fans a chance to win an advance private screening of the highly anticipated film as part of a charity initiative through the Omaze fundraising platform. read mor...
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Comic-Con: Mattel Offering First-Ever 'Star Wars' Hot Wheels Toy
The toy company, like Hasbro, will be unveiling Con-only toys for which many serious collectors are setting aside a portion of their budget.read more
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Comic-Con: Hasbro Bringing Jabba the Hutt and Rom Toy Exclusives
Also available will be an Infinity Gauntlet action-figure pack, a Rockin' Romance JEM doll, a Transformers Kreaon 3-pack, Magic the Gathering and special-edition Joe figures.read more
Review: 'True Blood' Season 7, Episode 5, 'Lost Cause': Whoa, This One Was Actually Good
Alert the media and call your mama, because "True Blood" just pulled off the best episode of the season, and it did so simply by throwing all the characters together for a night of drunken r...
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Locations Africa Sets Goals for Luring Prod’n to Region
Locations Africa unveiled its plans this week at the Durban film fest to establish the first showcase for location shooting and film facilitation across the continent.   Headed by Azania Muendane, fo...
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Durban’s Regional Film Commission Ups the Ante
Five months after its launch, the KwaZulu-Natal Film Commission is looking to position the coastal province alongside more established South African industry hubs. While Western Cape (Cape Town) and G...
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Zendaya Coleman Explains Why She Exited Aaliyah Biopic (Video)
The actress denies that her departure had anything to do with fan complaints over her casting.read more
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Fall — and Fate — Are a Mystery for Fox (Analysis)
The shows and the scheduling were done by someone not in that job anymore. It's too late to make massive — or possibly even minor — course corrections. It's wait-and-see time. read more

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