With an almost supernatural knack for writing hit tunes, Diane Warren is understandably overprotective of her vast catalog, a sentiment that led her to co-found music publishing company Realsongs to…
Amid speculation over the future of Germany's two leading theater chains, Cinemaxx and UFA, upstart media house Kinowelt is making noises about entering the plex biz.
Jason Brooks has been tapped director of business development for TV Guide Intl. He will be responsible for expanding TV Guide’s interactive and channel guide products internationally and managing…
LATIN AMERICA Jose Sanchez has been named sales manager of television sales, Latin America, for BBC Worldwide Americas. Sanchez joins the BCC from ABC TV, where he was a unit manager. He will be…
Longtime music industry journalist Don Waller has been tapped music reporter for Daily Variety and will be based in Los Angeles.
The Golden Globes have shored up the presenter roster for Sunday's telecast, adding Minnie Driver, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Lucy Liu, Tobey Maguire and Claudia Schiffer.
Warren Beatty has been feted with the Irving G. Thalberg Memorial Award for career achievement in film by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' board of governors.
Old favorites look set to outweigh newcomers in competition at the 50th edition of the Berlin Intl. Film Fest, which unspools Feb. 9.
Interim findings from a report on the ties between German media conglom Bertelsmann and the Nazi regime have revealed that there were tighter connections than previously known.
The Nortel Networks Palm Springs Intl. Film Festival (Jan 13-24) ratcheted up its status as a major unspooling for foreign language cinema this year, playing 32 films from the 47 pics submitted for…
Variety will be at NATPE throughout the New Orleans confab.