Linda Alexander has been upped to senior VP, corporate communications, for MTV Networks West Coast, from her previous VP post. She'll oversee all publicity efforts for MTV, M2, VH1, Nickelodeon, Nick…
Today's costume designers may never catch up to the legendary Edith Head, but it's not for lack of talent. Her unprecedented eight Academy Awards, 35 nominations and public name recognition were more…
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The European Commission announced Monday that it will investigate the deal between several TV companies, including BSkyB, CBS Overseas, RTL and CLT, related to the collection and broadcasting of…
Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. has donated another $1 million toward construction of the Walt Disney Concert Hall, raising the carmaker's commitment to the downtown Los Angeles venue to $2 million.
Fred Smith, the 52-year-old founder, chairman and CEO of Federal Express, wants to deliver in Hollywood, too.
Eva Marie Saint and Jeffrey Hayden will receive the Los Angeles Film Teachers Assn.'s Responsibility in Television Award today for their production "Children in America's Schools with Bill Moyers
Preliminary national Nielsens for Friday and Saturday show CBS whittling down NBC's November sweeps lead, as those two networks continue toward what looks to be a photo finish in the November sweeps…
Australia's Beyond Films is shooting its first feature film in North America with Jan De Bont's Blue Tulip Prods. and Michael Peyser's Straight Edge.
Tele-Communications Inc. is contemplating selling assets worth $1 billion to Barry Diller's HSN Inc. to pay for an increase in TCI's stake in HSN to 25%, sources said late last week.
Proving you don't have to live in L.A. to "go Hollywood," writing-directing-producing team Darren Romeo and Josh Soloman --- working from their Washington, D.C. base --- are at work on three projects…