Only weeks after the Yucaipa Cos. teamed with Artists Management Group founder Michael Ovitz to launch e-tailer CheckOut.com, Internet investment outfit Idealab! has pacted with Creative Artists…
Universal Studios has tapped former Disney online exec Kenton Low to the new position of senior veep of corporate marketing and Universal Studios Online. Low will oversee all of U's online efforts…
Propaganda Films post-production exec Glenn Kiser has been tapped as veep and general manager of George Lucas' Skywalker Sound.
Film editor and composer John Ottman ("The Usual Suspects") is in final talks to helm and score "Urban Legend 2" for Phoenix Pictures.
While Lucasfilm's "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" and Miramax's "An Ideal Husband" drew audiences to digital projection over the weekend, a traveling theater in Mexico has been taking…
Universal Music and Video Distribution has upped Craig Galanti to the newly created position of veep of direct retail planning and category management.
Big Entertainment Inc. has acquired pkbaseline.com, the movie/television industry database owned by media analyst outfit Paul Kagan Associates, for $10 million in stock.
Visual effects supervisor Robert Legato and director of development Cari Thomas have ankled their posts at f/x studio Digital Domain to join Sony Pictures Imageworks.
Online music outfit Launch Media has inked a deal with Yahoo! to be featured on the portal powerhouse's customized music site.
The digital projection of "Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" in four theaters in New Jersey and Los Angeles isn't just being heralded as the first commercial presentation of its kind…