Buena Vista Prods. has hired Gwynne Thomas, senior producer of "Dr. Phil," as exec VP of programming.
With his Evolution Talent Agency dissolved, former partner David Zedeck has joined CAA as a music agent.
Prolific producer Mary Jane Skalski is developing a feature and a TV series with helmer Gregg Araki, as well as pics with directors Bob Odenkirk and Steven Shainberg.
The Hollywood Film Festival has tapped composer Thomas Newman and screenwriter John Logan to receive kudos at its Oct. 18 awards ceremonies.
Playboy shares plummeted nearly 20% on Friday after the bunny reported a widening loss due to falling revenue at cable networks Playboy TV and the Spice Channel.
Hollywood Video parent Hollywood Entertainment saw its stock fall by more than 23% Friday after the company revealed that a planned buyout agreement with a private investment firm may fall through.
Less than 18 months after being appointed to the post, the head of Chum Ltd.'s television division is ankling the company. Stephen Tapp is leaving Toronto-based Chum at the end of August and Chum is…
Bankrupt cable op Adelphia Communications will be auctioned in parts after Labor Day, the company said Friday, setting the stage for a record-breaking bidding war over the company's Los Angeles…
While DreamWorks found relief in the modest $24.4 million opening for hit man thriller "Collateral," M. Night Shyamalan's "The Village" gave Disney a good scare, plummeting 67% in its second week to…
Japanese anime channel Animax Asia has launched a series of eight 40-second animated vignettes featuring its first original characters, Quu and Tee.
Talent agent Sam Gores did something remarkable last week, and did it the way he does everything: discreetly, and with an even larger goal looming in the distance.