MySpace has a new friend-in-chief. News Corp. has named former Facebook exec Owen Van Natta CEO of the social networking giant.
BET is making a tonal shift with its programming and launching an offshoot channel catering to an older African-American demographic.
HBO is shuffling execs in its programming department.
As the WMA-Endeavor merger discussions get down to a vote by the leaders of each agency, the construct of the combined agency's board is causing tension, particularly among existing WMA board members.
Mary Matalin is heading back to CNN as a political commentator. She will appear as a GOP analyst.
Foot traffic is way down at the National Assn. of Broadcasters confab this year, but some of the smaller fry on the exhibition floor say they're still doing pretty good business.
Board members of the William Morris Agency got their first comprehensive overview of the proposed merger of WMA and Endeavor on Tuesday, including details of how the new combined entity would be…
The biz is breathing a little easier now that SAG is on the verge of finalizing a film and TV contract with the majors.
Four months after France's Nicolas Sarkozy prohibited advertising at pubcaster France Televisions, Spain's Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero may well follow suit.
Kathleen "Bird" York didn't need to find another career path.
Endeavor has upped agents Jennifer Rawlings and Megan Silverman to partner status, bringing the number to 28.