MySpace has found its top music man. News Corp.'s social-networking site has named Courtney Holt prexy of MySpace Music, the music offshoot it launched in September with the backing of all four of…
Markets & Festivals
To the list of bizarre recent events such as taxpayers owning a chunk of Citigroup, and Lehman Bros., Bear Stearns and Merrill Lynch all biting the dust can be added the prospect of Sumner Redstone…
Film and TV execs around the world are bracing for the worst as the global economic downturn continues to bite.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas -- unfortunately for showbiz.
Marvel Entertainment has teamed up with Cherry Lane Music Publishing Co. in a long-term worldwide music administration deal.
ABC is poised to capture its fourth straight November sweep among young adults, but it's CBS that emerged from the month with the best story to tell.
The strike saber-rattling by the Screen Actors Guild is sending the studios into the arms of its rival, AFTRA, for pilot season.
BBC radio topper Lesley Douglas, who resigned over the Russell Brand and Jonathan Ross prank phone calls, has been tapped as Universal Music's U.K. director of programming and business development.
Cliches may be the enemy of originality, but sometimes they're a creator's best friend. "Left 4 Dead," the newest masterwork from acclaimed developer Valve Software, uses the familiar conventions of…
Understandably controversial for its look at homegrown terrorism and the pressures that assail British Muslims in a post-Sept. 11 world, "Britz" features an intriguing parallel narrative structure…
Approaching the blues with the enthusiasm of an overcaffeinated brass band, helmer Darnell Martin nonetheless makes some kind of music with the percolating '50s biopic "Cadillac Records" -- mostly…