International luxury goods group LVMH and investment firm Europ@web will make a strategic investment of $122 million in Oxygen Media. LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton will take a minority stake in…
Joseph Fiennes, who played the romantically and professionally frustrated Bard in the Oscar-winning "Shakespeare in Love," has signed with CAA.
CNN has promoted Gary Tuchman to national correspondent and Kate Snow to general assignment reporter.
Warner Bros. Intl. Television Distribution has upped Jose Abad to managing director for Spain and Portugal.
Jenifer Hosack has been tapped VP of Western region sales for cabler Lifetime. In her new post, Hosack will oversee development and management of all West Coast ad sales efforts. Previously, Hosack…
Turning Shakespeare's least known and most violent play, "Titus Andronicus," into a movie would be daunting for any director, especially for a tyro filmmaker like Julie Taymor.
TV scribe Ann Marcus ("Lassie") was named Tuesday as a new recipient of the Morgan Cox Award, the Writers Guild of America's annual honor for exemplary service to the Guild.
A realignment of responsibilities involving two top Daily Variety editors was announced by Peter Bart, vice president and editor-in-chief. Jonathan Taylor has been named executive editor in charge of…
Atlanta Rhythm Section drummer R.J. Vealey died of a heart attack Nov. 13 shortly after a performance by the southern rock group in central Florida. He was 37 and died on his daughter’s first…
Hazel Hammond Dewey McDowell, a costumer and wardrobe mistress in the TV industry, died Dec. 1 in Huntington Beach of natural causes. A native of Ohio, McDowell worked on several TV series including…