Former Island Def Jam Music Group chairman Jim Caparro confirmed that he will take the reins at WEA -- Warner Music Group's massive distribution arm -- as chairman and chief exec.
The Screen Actors Guild has firmed up the official schedule of events and deadlines for the ninth annual SAG Awards, to be held March 9.
"Six Feet Under" star Michael C. Hall has become the latest performer to hop on the "Chicago" carousel.
Gotham-based TVT Records cut a licensing deal Monday with U.K. major Universal-Island Records, clearing the way for European releases of TVT acts and back catalog.
DirecTV parent Hughes Electronics sent some mixed signals Monday, reporting a jump in cash flow and revenue for the latest quarter but slower than expected subscriber growth at its satellite TV biz.
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Universal Music Group has picked tech-sector veteran David Benjamin to fill a newly created executive post overseeing the music major's companywide efforts to enforce its copyrights on the streets…
The Sundance Channel will launch a video label this fall that will release up to 12 titles per year in a range of genres on VHS and DVD through parent Showtime's video distribution arm.
Rumors continued to circulate in Paris on Monday as to which units stricken entertainment conglom Vivendi Universal will put on the block to reduce its vast debt.
"Door to Door," starring William H. Macy as a salesman with cerebral palsy, scored one of the highest Nielsens for an original movie in cable history Sunday night at 8 on TNT. Its 6.6 rating in cable…
Embattled Canadian TV producer Cinar has petitioned the Supreme Court of the Bahamas to dissolve Globe-X Canadiana and Globe-X Management, two Bahamas-based companies that owe it $44 million.