Digital video recorder maker Tivo Inc. on Monday tapped former J.P. Morgan managing director David Courtney as veep and chief financial officer and Mark Roberts as chief information officer.
The annual spring cleaning downturn for foreign B.O. continues as auds go AWOL, the flow of product slows and the current crop of small fry pics hastens to make way for the summer blockbusters, led…
Shares of Lycos Inc. leapt nearly 18% Monday in response to reports that Barry Diller's USA Networks may abandon plans to buy the Internet portal.
MGM has promoted Brian Yell to executive veep of international operations. Yell represents the company interests in United Intl. Pictures and manages financial support services for MGM's European…
Italy's state-owned Istituto Luce saw an increase of net earnings and revenues during its 1998 fiscal year, it revealed Monday.
Nettie Wild's "A Place Called Chiapas" and Paul Jay's "Hitman Hart: Wrestling With Shadows" shared top kudos at the sixth annual Hot Docs: Toronto Intl. Documentary Festival awards, presented Sunday.
Helmer Peter Chan ("The Love Letter") is headlining the 14th annual Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film & Video Festival, running this Friday through May 20.
Jennifer Buzzelli has joined international TV programming distrib DLT Entertainment as director of sales.
Days after Televisa CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean seemed y to have solved two years of ownership troubles by closing a debt-for-equity swap, shareholder infighting has broken out all over again.
The litigation that seemed would never end has entered a final chapter with actor Dennis Hopper being ordered to pay fellow thesp Rip Torn $475,000 as a result of comments made on TV.
Julia Eisenman has been tapped as senior veep of All Girl Prods., a Bette Midler and Bonnie Bruckheimer creation with a just-inked film and TV deal with Sony Pictures Entertainment.