Veteran video exec Steve Beeks has been named president of Lions Gate Entertainment, where he will join CEO Jon Feltheimer and vice chairman Michael Burns as part of the indie's senior…
The executive producers of NBC's "Friends," Kevin S. Bright, Marta Kauffman and David Crane, will be inducted into the Video Business Video Hall of Fame Dec. 8 in Beverly Hills.
MGM Home Entertainment Group said Wednesday that it will distribute its own DVD and VHS product in Canada beginning with April 2003 titles, ending its Canadian distribution deal with Warner Home…
ShowBizData.com has partnered with the Video Software Dealers Assn.'s VidTrac rental revenue tracking system to create a service offering customized reports reflecting a film's box office gross and…
Broadway musicals like "Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical" will be coming to retailers like Kmart and Wal-Mart through a new five-year home video deal between Broadway Television Network and GoodTimes…
After months of threats, two regional video wholesale distributors filed an antitrust lawsuit Tuesday against Universal Studios and two other distributors alleging that the three are conspirators in…
Ingram Entertainment, homevideo's largest wholesale distrib, has agreed to acquire one of the biggest remaining distributors, Major Video Concepts.
Mitch Koch, head of domestic operations for Disney's Buena Vista Home Entertainment, is leaving the studio for Microsoft, where he will spearhead sales of the much-hyped X-Box videogame system, due…