Michael Tenzer has been tapped senior VP and head of the television business affairs division at International Creative Management.
GERMANY Media giant Bertelsmann said Tuesday it would provide all of its employees worldwide with a free computer and cover the costs of all Internet connections. Move is in line with Bertelsmann’s…
Sony Pictures Entertainment and France's Dubbing Brothers on Tuesday announced plans to open a dubbing facility at the legendary Babelsberg Studio on the outskirts of Berlin.
Facing nearly certain defeat, the Assn. of Talent Agents Tuesday withdrew its controversial proposal to waive the financial interest rules in its charter with SAG.
Bill Lewis Downer, a major figure in American music publishing for four decades, died Feb. 26 of heart failure at his home in Los Angeles. He was 86. Downer rose through the music-publishing ranks in…
German media heavyweight the Kirch Group has upped its top personnel to join founder Leo Kirch in managing the newly created centralized Kirch Holding, which is designed to bring the previously…
Former ballet dancer and teacher Janet Reed, who influenced generations of ballet dancers through her performances and teaching, died Feb. 28 of a stroke in Seattle. She was 83. Reed came to…
In a deal to be unveiled today, European upstart distribs Helkon Media and Redbus Film Group are forming an alliance to jointly acquire film rights.
After a long bidding war, Strand Releasing has snapped up U.S. rights to the Rotterdam buzz title "Suzhou," beating a slew of other domestic distribs including Sony and Paramount.
Scaring away potential rivals, Paramount Pictures' "Sleepy Hollow" has racked up the most nominations for the 26th annual Saturn Awards, which honors TV and film in the science fiction/horror genre.
Cate Blanchett will join the Oscar 2000 team of presenters. Last year, Blanchett picked up a best actress nom for her perf in “Elizabeth.” The 72nd annual Academy Awards will be broadcast from the…