Discovery Networks U.S. has tapped Allan Navarrete as vice president of U.S. Hispanic networks distribution, affiliate sales and marketing.
Endemol USA exec Eugene Young is leaving that company to take on the newly created role of chief creative officer for "American Idol" producer FremantleMedia North America.
A new Web site is making it easy to reach everyone who's anyone in Hollywood -- maybe too easy.
NBC Universal TV Distribution has sold upcoming talker "The Megan Mullally Show" to additional broadcast stations for its fall 2006 launch in national syndication.
Now that Fox has decided what it's doing with "American Idol," the other nets are scrambling to finalize their midseason plans. Fox on Tuesday ended weeks of speculation about its scheduling strategy…
Ratcheting up the rhetoric ahead of a massive proxy battle with Time Warner, Carl Icahn on Wednesday threatened to sue the media giant if it makes a "wrong" deal for AOL.
The Art Directors Guild has tapped Steven Spielberg to receive its Outstanding Contribution to Cinematic Imagery Award.
Location News: Santa Clarita, Calif., looms large on the bigscreen. Columbia Pictures found the location ideal for many of its scenes during the remake of the 1977 feature pic "Fun With Dick and…
The 2006 Slamdance Film Festival -- Sundance's gritty second cousin --will open with the U.S. preem of writer-director Larry Clark's teen skateboard pic "Wassup Rockers" from First Look Pictures.
Charlotte Rampling has been named head of the international jury at February's Berlin Intl. Film Festival. Jury awards the Golden and Silver Bears to pics in competition. Describing her as a…
After months of controversy stemming from a downloadable patch that opened an explicit sex scene in "Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas," Sens. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) and Joe Lieberman (D-Conn.) have…