HBO has tapped Steve Davidson, a longtime sales exec at the pay cabler, as executive vice president of affiliate sales.
Continuing its hot acquisitions streak, Sony Pictures Classics announced a deal Thursday for North American rights to Czech foreign-language Oscar submission "Zelary," the fourth new feature added to…
Chuck Larsen, president of October Moon TV, generated enough TV-station deals at this week's NATPE convention to announce a September go for "That's Funny," which consists of 80 half-hours of nonstop…
Senior veep of finance Betsy Swanson has been promoted to exec VP and chief financial officer of Fox Television Stations. News Corp. deputy chief operating officer Lachlan Murdoch made the…
In another sign that the online advertising market is on the mend, Microsoft saw 19% revenue growth in its MSN online division in the fourth quarter while revenue for its home and entertainment…
Kim Delaney and Lauren Holly have inked to topline a pair of original movies for Lifetime.
Veteran Gotham film executive Ruth Pomerance has been named exec VP of production and development at IDT Entertainment, a showbiz subsid of publicly traded phone and technology company IDT Corp.
With "Shrek 2" still four months from release, DreamWorks is fast-tracking production on "Shrek 3," in which the lovable green ogre will tackle the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round…
Who knew that "Urinetown" was only the beginning? Or to be more precise, the middle? The long-running tuner put in its 965th and final performance on Sunday. But its Tony-winning creatives Mark…
The Golden Globes have become increasingly golden for the Hollywood Foreign Press Assn.: Org netted 68% more from the 2003 Golden Globe show than from the previous year's kudocast.
Martin Scorsese will develop as a potential directing project "The Heart of the Matter," a Graham Greene novel. Scorsese will produce with Barbara DeFina, his longtime partner in Cappa/DeFina.