The Los Angeles City Council has sidestepped, probably until next month, the difficult decision of whether to take a position on the increasingly bitter strike by union actors against advertisers.
A reshuffling of head execs was announced Thursday in the wake of the newly formed TV holding, ProSiebenSat.1 Media, unveiled last week by Germany's Kirch Group. Move is the latest in a wave of…
CBS welcomed a "Big Brother" into its family Wednesday to huge ratings. Though "Big Brother" experienced an across-the-board dropoff in its final half-hour, preliminary reports suggest it could skew…
Intermedia’s untitled pitch from journalists Sebastian Junger, Scott Anderson and John Falk will be produced by Mark Johnson and Jerome O’Connor. Information was incomplete in Thursday’s paper. * * *…
Laura Dames has been upped to VP, marketing operations, and Jeff Gregor has been named VP of sports marketing and promotion at Turner Network Television.
Brit thesp Christopher Eccleston has put himself forward as both judge and prize in a short film contest held on the Internet. Competish will climax in about two weeks with one lucky filmmaker…
Lisa Appleby has been tapped VP, business development, at Sesame Workshop.
The Los Angeles Independent Film Festival will kick off its sixth season with the Spotlight Series Tour, presented by the L.A. Film Collaborative. Tour will feature docu "Freestyle" and Jason…
Michael Ovitz's Lynx Technology Group has paired with Shockwave.com in a deal that includes an undisclosed equity investment and consulting services for the animation Netcaster.
Castle Rock Entertainment is sweet on scribe Tony Gayton: The Warner Bros.-based shingle has tapped the writer to pen two projects in a deal worth a minimum of $1.3 million.
Jumping into the ''Dieter" imbroglio, Imagine Entertainment has sued comedian Mike Myers, alleging he breached a separate deal with the producer when he pulled out of the Universal Pictures comedy…