Comic book giant Marvel Enterprises has tapped Steve Milo as prexy of the company's new-media arm.
Seagram has upped communications director Anita Larsen to VP of corporate communications. Montreal-based Seagram, which acquired control of Universal in 1995, has agreed to a $40 billion-plus merger…
Anne Heche, whose private life has been the fodder for countless gossip columns and latenight gags, has sold her memoirs to Scribner. The book includes her much-discussed romance with Ellen DeGeneres…
Disney has decided to split its toy-merchandising baby down the middle, granting Hasbro rights to develop toys, action figures and games based on its films and TV shows, while also announcing…
Ernesto Mauri, 53, is resigning as managing director of Fininvest's publishing company Mondadori to become CEO of TeleMontecarlo (TMC).
Sony Music Entertainment has invested $3 million in debt financing in eUniverse.com, in exchange for 10.7% of the online entertainment venture.
USA Films has inked a two-year first-look deal with Gus Van Sant and his Gotham-based production company, Meno Film Co. Under the deal, Meno will produce and Van Sant may direct projects for USA…
MTV may have hung up on "Loveline," but the show goes on for the show's Dr. Drew Pinsky. Pilot for the untitled talk-reality project, in development at Twentieth Television with Pinsky and former MTV…
Rupert Murdoch is once again in trouble with the courts in India -- this time over Star TV's format of "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire."
The Walt Disney Co. has added an exec at a Spanish-lingo newspaper and an electric utility chief as board members, bringing to 14 its number of outside directors and to 18 the total number of board…