NBC has hired a full-time executive to oversee its growing diversity casting programs. Former Paramount casting exec Damona Resnick has joined the Peacock as producer of the NBC's Entertainment…
Intertainment chief Barry Baeres took the stand Friday, presenting himself as an ambitious, inexperienced film distributor who was duped into paying inflated budgets by Franchise's Elie Samaha.
The Winnie the Pooh case sprang back to life Friday when the Slesinger family moved to disqualify the judge who dismissed their case because they discovered that former Disney general counsel Lou…
Director of publicity Dawn Miller has added the title of VP at Levine Communications Office.
Iron Mountain has acquired All-Media Storage to bolster its film and sound archives services.
XM Satellite Radio reported a net loss of $170.1 million in the first quarter, up 14% from the previous year excluding a one-time cash charge.
Comcast CEO Brian Roberts is likely to get an earful about his company's corporate governance standards at its annual meeting May 26. An investor group of union-run pensions heavily invested in…
Cable TV pioneer John J. Sie has retired as CEO of John Malone's Starz Encore Group as the company grapples with shortfalls that could slash up to 45% of its earnings over the next two years.
Shares of Gemstar TV Guide continued their free fall Friday, two days after the listings publisher and TV channel unexpectedly slashed its 2004 earnings forecast in light of a continued sales bleed…
"Van Helsing" opened big, but it wasn't a monster. Universal's new take on its fright classics, the first summer blockbuster of the season, topped the weekend's box office with $54.2 million from…
Hollywood may have heard this one before: Production and marketing costs are skyrocketing, the demands of talent are growing, and the industry is relying more than ever on established franchises.