Planet Hollywood has announced five appointments in its public relations division. Patty Caruso will helm the new group, overseeing all media efforts and promotions on national and corporate levels…
In the first of several big changes at the production company, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment senior VP Michael Rosenfeld is leaving next month to rejoin CAA, the agency his father helped create.
In line with expectations, U.K. cabler Telewest Communications has posted pre-tax losses of £313.6 million ($508 million) for the year ended Dec. 31, up from losses of $502 million in 1997 but…
Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, and Andrea Bocelli are skedded to hit high notes Sunday night as Academy Award performers.
Just 15 months after spearheading a takeover of the Mann Theatres circuit, Jeff Lewine has resigned as president and CEO of parent company WestStar Holdings Inc.
The Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle heard A Noise Within the loudest, giving the theatrical company the most nods -- eight in all -- at its 30th annual awards show Monday night.
NBC merges pub units As part of the network’s ongoing cost-cutting plan, NBC merged its electronic and print publicity departments Tuesday and laid off about 10 employees. The Peacock is planning to…
The 2-year-old Television Par Satellite (TPS) digital platform, which has already spent about $300 million since inception, will need to extend itself by an additional $167 million before achieving…
Paramount Classics has tapped specialized film veteran Marty Zeidman to head up its theatrical distribution efforts, according to insiders.
Morgan Freeman will star in, and his company Revelations Entertainment will produce with Ed Solomon's Infinite Monkeys, a serio-comedy project titled "Chief" for Paramount Pictures.
Geraldine Laybourne's Oxygen Media has hired former Nickelodeon exec Geoffrey Darby as president of production. Darby, who headed programming at Nickelodeon when Laybourne was Nick's prexy, will be…