Craig Hitchcock has been promoted to publishing director of Variety Inc. and Cathy Field has been hired as managing director of marketing.
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Ken Freimann, most recently head of development for thesp Tom Green's film and TV production shingle, has joined William Morris Agency as a TV lit agent.
The new Eminem musicvideo "Superman" will be made available only on the "8 Mile" DVD, to be released March 18.
Clear Channel was roughed up on Capitol Hill Thursday, with several lawmakers accusing the sprawling radio conglom of refusing to play the songs of artists who don't use its concert promotion…
Halle Berry, the first African-American woman to win the acress Oscar, will make her third appearance as a presenter at the 75th Academy Awards.
NBC has moved swiftly to plug some of the gaps left by the departure earlier this month of network prexy-chief operating officer Andrew Lack, promoting Randy Falco to group president of the NBC…
Mike Shalett, co-founder of the music sales-data firm Nielsen SoundScan, has retired from his posts as chief executive of parent company Nielsen Retail Entertainment Information and president of both…
Veteran Motown Records A&R exec William "Mickey" Stevenson is striking out on his own, forming artist management, music sampling and production company Stevenson Intl. Entertainment Group.
ShoWest 2003 has announced its first big studio screening, Sony/Revolution's Jack Nicholson-Adam Sandler laffer "Anger Management," which is set to unspool for assembled exhibs March 5.