Lionsgate has upped Erika Schimik to senior VP of media and research for its film division. Schimik, who previously served as VP of theatrical marketing, oversees media planning, market research…
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Stephanie Allen has been promoted to exec VP of creative advertising and new media at Fox Searchlight Pictures. She will report to Fox Searchlight chief operating officer Nancy Utley.
France has become the first member of United Nations cultural body UNESCO to ratify the Convention on Cultural Diversity -- a principle that the U.S. fears will create more trade barriers to keep…
Rupert Murdoch must think the world is out to get him. Already struggling with China's love-hate relationship with foreign media, the mogul now faces India's crackdown on broadcasting monopolies and…
CBS topper Leslie Moonves will be the keynote speaker at the Royal Television Society's London conference on Sept. 14.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, has announced record profits of £89.4 million ($152 million), up 62% year on year. For the first time, more than half of sales came from overseas. The…
Paul Haggis and Bobby Moresco took the top feature film Humanitas Prize for their "Crash" screenplay at the 32nd annual kudos on Wednesday.
A tribute to Sean Connery -- one of several events to feature the thesp -- will kick off the first RomeFilmFest on Oct. 13.
OUR FAVORITE movie mogul, Harvey Weinstein, told us at the "Boffo" book party for Peter Bart that he had a "scoop" on Madonna providing a voice for an upcoming Weinstein Company animated film called…
Rupert Murdoch is mulling joining a consortium that's bidding $7 billion for the media and telco assets of Hong Kong's Pacific Century Cyber Works (PCCW).