Continuing its expansion push in the acquisitions arena, Lions Gate Films has promoted Sarah Lash to director of acquisitions.
Barry Diller's USA Networks and Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch on Wednesday officially scrapped plans to acquire Internet portal Lycos for $18 billion but say the companies plan to remain business…
Sony Pictures exec Nick Meyer has joined Lions Gate Films Intl. as VP of international sales and distribution.
In a bid to knock the case out before trial, Brad Grey has moved for summary judgment in Garry Shandling's conflict-of-interest lawsuit filed last year against his former manager and longtime friend.
Heather Playford-Denman's International Pictures London and Davina Stanley's Mogirl have launched their first slate of low-budget production projects for financing at Cannes.
In a programming first for the WB, the netlet will tackle the annual live event show format, launching "The WB Radio Music Awards" in the fall.
Universal Pictures Intl., formerly Polygram Film Intl., has reshuffled its executive team, with David Kosse named chairman of Universal Pictures U.K. and David Livingstone becoming UPI's president of…
Norm Marshall & Associates has absorbed fellow product-placement agency The Catalyst Group to provide both client rosters with what it calls "a complete range of 'placement plus' services."
The Nice police department has launched an investigation following the discovery of an explosive device in Cannes on Tuesday.
Fans of Mike Myers' swingin' '60s superspy can see the upcoming "Austin Powers" sequel a day before general release -- by buying tickets on the internet via America Online.
Latin America's leading ratings agency, Brazil-based Ibope, may get booted out of Argentina after failing a federally commissioned audit.