WABC-TV has upped two sales executives. Scott Dempsey has been promoted to national sales manager, and Dan Donovan has been named local sales manager. Both will report to Scott Simensky, general…
Joe Nussbaum has become the latest short film helmer to graduate to a studio feature, inking a deal to direct "Almost Romantic" for DreamWorks Pictures.
The Kirch Group is close to inking a pact with cable gatekeeper Deutsche Telekom to market its digital pay TV platform Premiere World, according to a report in Friday's issue of Germany's Suddeutsche…
CheckOut.com has yet to open its doors, but the soon-to-launch e-tailer has inked a deal becoming Entertainment Blvd. Inc.'s exclusive merchant of music, videos and games.
Producers Ashok Amritraj and David Hoberman are pooling their resources to form a new film financing and production company, Hyde Park Entertainment.
Helmers from Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union can hope for higher exposure in the West after the Motion Picture Assn. of America confirmed Thursday that it was endorsing the Freedom Film…
Food Network has signed former talkshow host Gordon Elliott to host the new show "Doorknock Dinners."
Looking to augment its literary endeavors, Artists Management Group is near a deal to acquire the literary boutique Renaissance Talent & Literary Agency.
Brazil's two largest multi-system operators have announced the launch of Internet access services through their cable networks.
Primedia Consumer Magazines has named Alan Katz publisher of New York magazine.