Kathleen Marshall and Rob Marshall have been named this year's recipients of the Mr. Abbott award. The Marshalls are brother and sister. He won the Oscar for directing "Chicago." She recently won the…
Gotham-based banner Film Sales Co. has sealed a deal to rep rights on the in-production docu "Guest of Cindy Sherman," which follows the enigmatic contempo shutterbug.
Univision Communications has upped Bert Medina to senior VP and operating manager of its second broadcast network, Telefutura.
Kirk Kerkorian isn't the only one profiting from the sale of MGM. Top execs at the Lion will pocket multimillion-dollar severance packages, the company revealed in its annual report Monday.
Buoyed by a boffo jump in runaway production, the film and TV industry in Ontario brought in some respectable business last year.
Katherine E. Brown has taken over as executive director of Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Liquor baron Sidney Frank, who sold the Grey Goose vodka brand to Bacardi for $2.3 billion in 2004, is getting into the media business.
U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan has invited honchos from leading international media companies to powwow April 12 at Mip TV as part of the U.N.-backed Global Media AIDS Initiative.
FX has picked up the Steven Bochco war drama "Over There" and Andre Braugher starrer "Thief" to series. Orders give FX five original dramas -- more than any other ad-supported cable network.
MTV will add a whole batch of music networks, including MTV and VH1, to the portfolio of its advertising-sales maven Hank Close.