UCLA Extension has started a new documentary filmmaking program and brought on new instructors to revamp its short-film program.
August box office was hot. For the month, the tally climbed to a new high for the frame of $788.6 million. The monthly gross increased by 6.5% from 1998 and also got a slight hike in admissions of 2%…
Former SGI CEO Richard Belluzzo has joined Microsoft as group veep for the software giant's consumer and commerce arm, which includes subsidiaries MSN and WebTV Networks Inc.
The Walt Disney Co. plans to build a major new entertainment industry center in Glendale that it is calling a "creative campus."
AT&T and Fox are hoping Thursday's 10-year carriage deal sends a loud and clear message to Washington: Forget any plans to regulate digital transmission.
Liberty Media's Encore Media Group has joined the Advanced Television Copyright Coalition, a Washington, D.C.-based trade group formed to monitor emerging personal TV systems that enable viewers to…
Public relations firm MPRM has upped Julie Gladders to new media senior VP, Nathan Nazario to film veep and Dan Wool to senior account executive.
FCC chairman Bill Kennard said he'll proceed with his plan to license thousands of small radio stations across the country, despite objections from the 6,000 radio broadcasters he addressed Thursday…
News Corp. president and CEO Peter Chernin has been elected to the board of directors of Tickets.com, a Costa Mesa, Calif.-based online provider of entertainment tickets, event information and…
Vibe/Spin Ventures -- home to urban music and hip hop magazines Blaze, Vibe and Spin -- has announced several key promotions.
The first digital movie channel devoted to Indian films has been launched in the U.K. by Bollywood Eros Network.