Eric Nicks has been named senior veep of A&R for Universal Motown Records Group. He was previously senior vice president of A&R for Sony Music. Nicks began his career in the music industry at…
The road to copyright violation is sometimes paved with good intentions. Blackside Inc., a Boston-based film company that produced the acclaimed "Eyes on the Prize" television documentary, has…
Pope John Paul II, who died Saturday, was as much of a global pop-culture icon as Michael Jackson in his heyday and as great a communicator as Ronald Reagan in his.
In a rare move for the music-related company, Gibson Guitar Corp. has partnered with Universal Studios and House of Blues Concerts to rename the Universal Amphitheater and extend its brand via theme…
Federal prosecutors scoffed Friday at Martha Stewart's request to cut short her home confinement so she can work more, including on her two new TV shows being produced by reality scion Mark Burnett.
NBC Universal communications veep Jennifer Skorlich has been elevated to senior VP of cable publicity and NBC latenight. She will report to NBC U TV publicity exec VP Rebecca Marks and cable…
CBS Sports heads into tonight's coverage of the NCAA men's basketball championship on a roll, with Saturday's semifinals the highest rated in seven years.
Working the Town: Michael Eisner and Michael Ovitz in court ... a James B. Stewart book making everybody uncomfortable ... impending divorces with Pixar and Miramax. Who needs all that? Not Michael…
Fox's "Robots" was the highest-grossing film last month, but "The Pacifier" and "Ice Princess" pushed Disney to the No. 1 spot with $114 million. Fox took second with $105 million.
Fortissimo Films has acquired worldwide distrib rights, excluding South Africa, to Berlin Film Festival Golden Bear winner "U-Carmen eKhayelitsha."