Ron Spaulding has been named senior veep of sales for the Elektra Entertainment Group. Previously veep of sales for Priority Records, Spaulding will report to Elektra exec veep/G.M. Greg Thompson…
Higher administration costs and debt-reduction efforts caused Overseas Filmgroup to post a broadened second-quarter loss Tuesday, and reduced film sales lowered quarterly revenue as well.
Digital rights management firm Massive Media Group has tapped Tara Zanecki director of marketing, a newly created post. Zanecki will oversee the company's marketing strategy, outbound communications…
Scribes Jonathan Gruber and Erik Bress have been hired to pen "Final Destination 2," the sequel to last spring's hit New Line Cinema release.
John Crowley makes his New York directorial debut with the Roundabout Theatre's production of "Juno and the Paycock." The Sean O'Casey play opens at the Gramercy Theater Oct. 9. In 1999, Crowley…
Joel Gallen will develop and direct Original Film's "Teen Movie" -- and that's no joke. Gallen made his name mocking and juxtaposing pop culture films that have become the staples for a myriad of…
Jonathan Wald has been tapped executive producer of "NBC Nightly News With Tom Brokaw," replacing David Doss, who ankled the post abruptly last month.
Vox Generation, a European company working with wireless and voice-activated technology, has tapped Chafic Najia CEO. Najia was senior veep and managing director of the Walt Disney Co.'s Go.com…
Cary Brokow's Avenue Pictures has acquired Peter Elkoff's spec "Get Well Soon" and attached James Merendino to direct and produce.
New plays by Arthur Laurents, A.R. Gurney and Athol Fugard are among the highlights of the upcoming season at New Jersey's major theaters. There will be revivals of musicals featuring the songs of…