Kimberly Carver has joined Innovative Artists as an agent in the television lit department, where she will rep writers, producers and directors. Carver joins Innovative after serving as an agent…
Independent production house Broadcast News Networks has tapped former Unitel exec Michael Granowsky as its new veepee and general manager.
Mann's Chinese Theatre in Hollywood was overrun with the young set Tuesday as Sony unveiled its latest, "Can't Hardly Wait."
Shareholders at Livent Inc. on Friday gave their stamp of approval to Michael Ovitz's takeover of the legit theater giant.
MEMO TO: Harvey Weinstein Writing in the July issue of Premiere Magazine, you make a persuasive case against the growing reliance on “anonymous sources” in newspaper and magazine articles, and by and…
Eduardo Zulueta has been named director of programming at Spanish digital operator Via Digital. He will report directly to Via's new managing director, Juan Ruiz de Gauna.
Helmet Voss has been elected 1998-99 president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn., the org that sponsors the Golden Globes.
Organizers are expecting the 19th annual Banff Television Festival to be the biggest yet. As of Thursday, 1,350 TV execs and up-and-comers have registered to attend the five-day shmooze-fest in the…
In a move that will send seismic waves through Spain's film and TV industry, its most important executive, Ele Juarez, ankled Wednesday as managing director of the country's biggest film and TV…
In response to the gaining prominence of marketing on the Internet, Daily Variety is sponsoring a three-day conference exploring entertainment and brand marketing on the Web.
Harrison Ford has agreed to star for director Robert Zemeckis in “What Lies Beneath,” a top secret supernatural project loosely pegged for a mid-1999 shoot at DreamWorks. The film is being produced…