Noel P. Parente, chief executive officer of Barr Media Group, died June 8 of heart failure at his home in Los Angeles. He was 52.
A Short Takes item on Friday should have said that composer Dominic Frontiere is living in New Mexico.
A television station fired a reporter, suspended two managers and apologized Friday for making secret recordings of courtroom proceedings.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Fox Broadcasting Co. has elevated its two heads of comedy and drama development -- respectively, Tom Nunan and Bob Greenblatt -- to senior VP, both reporting to Fox Entertainment Group prez Sandy…
Group W Prods. may announce as early as this week's Promax (formerly BPME) promotions confab in Orlando that a resolution has been worked out between the producer-distributor and its disgruntled…
Viacom Intl., a unit of Viacom Inc., will redeem all outstanding 11.80% senior subordinated notes due 1998. The redemption will occur on July 15 at a price equal to 103.37% of the principal amount; $…
Columbia has wrapped up senior production staff hirings for the new fall talk strip "Ricki Lake," with the syndicator naming Stuart Krasnow as supervising producer and April Benimowitz as senior…
October Films, the New York-based independent distrib, has named Marcia Kirkley director of acquisitions. She assumes the post Aug. 2, and will oversee acquisition activity of both of October's…
Tom Selleck will be honored June 19 with the Mary Pickford Award at a celebration commemorating the actress's 100th birthday.
The New York Times Co.'s $ 1.1 billion purchase of the Boston Globe represents an expensive bet on the newspaper business.
PRODUCTION CHART KEY Abbreviation: SUPR EXP-Supervising executive producer(s); EXP-Executive producer(s); COEXP-Co-executive producer(s); SUPR PROD-Supervising producer(s); PROD-Producer(s)…