"Outfoxed: Rupert Murdoch's War on Journalism" has been picked up for DVD release by New York-based Disinformation Com's Ryko Distribution.
Adam Milano has been made a creative executive at Columbia Pictures. Milano joined Col as a 19-year-old intern in 1998, while he was still a student at USC. He began his employment at the studio in…
Jack Valenti's parting gift from Capitol Hill is hardly wrapped and ready for delivery. Last month, the movie and music industries hailed sweeping antipiracy legislation introduced by Sen. Orrin…
Music industry vet Julia Michels has joined MGM Music as senior veep. "Julia has worked at a high level in every part of the music business, from running record labels and representing artists to…
AFMA is now IFTA. Trade association AFMA has changed its name to the Independent Film & Television Alliance, complete with a logo redesign.
The creators of ABC's new drama "Lost" -- the ultimate antidote to "Gilligan's Island" -- said Tuesday they probably will have to tone down some parts of the castaway show.
Vivendi Universal is selling Babelsberg Studios in Potsdam, Germany, to a Teutonic investors group for just e1 ($1.23), the conglom announced Tuesday.
Paramount won round one in NBC Universal's fight to keep Pat O'Brien from starting work on his new syndie strip, "The Insider."
Its broadcast rivals are wilting in the heat, but CBS is living it up this summer in the cabana. Last week, the return of popular unscripted franchises "Big Brother" and "The Amazing Race" helped the…
EchoStar is trying to win the West one town at a time. Tiny Center, Colo. (pop. 2,400) is its latest conquest, an example of how the expansionist satcaster plans to help small municipalities unplug a…
The Directors Guild of America has tapped Jonathan Demme, Robert De Niro and Bertrand Tavernier; Paramount Studios chairman Sherry Lansing; producer Lorne Michaels; California Congressmen Howard…