NBC News has moved quickly to replace John Reiss as exec producer of "Nightly News," naming former "Weekend Today" producer Alexandra Wallace to the post.
Herman Brix, an Olympic shot-putting champion-turned-actor who played Tarzan in a 1935 movie, died Feb. 24 in Los Angeles of complications from a broken hip. He was 100.
SCP Worldwide, the New York-based sports/media company, has bought an 80% stake in GolTV, the 24/7 U.S. TV network dedicated to wall-to-wall international soccer.
Fabian escaped serious injury twice over the weekend -- first in a car crash, then a concert accident.
Hachette Filipacchi pulled the plug on Premiere on Monday, confirming widespread rumors that the embattled movie mag would be shuttered.
Telefe Intl. has signed with Endemol Argentina for 13 eps of "Acompanantes" (Escorts), an hourlong comedy about four down-on-their-luck men that form an agency to escort women.
Sony's struggling Indian channel group, Sony Entertainment Television, has acquired TV rights to 16 Bollywood blockbusters from Eros Intl. in a bid to boost ratings.
Landmark Theaters has upped Ted Mundorff to chief operating officer for the expanding arthouse chain.
The debut of a spanking new facility will expand the output of D.C.'s Shakespeare Theater Company beginning next season, while at the Kennedy Center, a year-long renovation of its Eisenhower Theater…
U2'S Bono is a brilliant talker and an inspiration. At a fabulous symposium put together by Time/Warner last week, he was asked what motivates him to do all that he does. He answered simply: "It's…
The critically eviscerated "Wild Hogs" brought home the bacon for Disney over the weekend, and, somewhat surprisingly, marked John Travolta's biggest ever opening in a three-decade-old career.