In his new capacity as senior exec VP of Miramax Films, Mike Rudnitsky has tapped Scott Kennedy as the company's Western division manager, a newly created position for the West Coast sales office.
Karol Martesko resigned as publisher of Filmmaker magazine Monday to sign on as senior VP of Rising Tides Studios, publisher of the Silicon Alley Reporter, Silicon Alley Daily and Digital Coast…
"Happiness" director and New York U. alumnus Todd Solondz presented first prize honors to two films during NYU/Tisch School of the Arts' Wasserman Awards ceremony Saturday night at Lincoln Center.
Viacom is inching closer to an initial public offering of stock in Blockbuster and shortly will name the lead underwriters for the deal, Viacom chairman Sumner Redstone said Thursday.
After crossing swords a few years ago over Paramount, Sumner Redstone and Barry Diller may be dueling with lasers in a battle on a much smaller scale.
Gotham mayor Rudolph Giuliani presided over a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday evening celebrating the opening of the Shooting Gallery's latest venture, a fully integrated film production company…
Viacom is moving to the New York Stock Exchange. Previously traded on the American Stock Exchange, Viacom's common stock split two for one a week ago. On a pre-split basis, its closing price…
The Independent Feature Project has announced the lineup of industryites slated to participate in its eighth annual From Script to Screen conference in Gotham this weekend.
Petersen Publishing and NFL Properties are teaming up to launch NFL Insider Magazine for football enthusiasts on Sept. 1.
The Hearst Corp. has upped T.R. "Rocky" Shepard III to president and Keith A. McCloat to VP, business manager of King Features Syndicate, distributor of comics and editorial features to some 5,000…