Marinus N. (Nick) Henny has been tapped chief financial officer of Universal Music Group. Based in New York, Henny will oversee the global finance operations of UMG.
Gale Anne Hurd, who, like many producers, ended a studio deal over the past year, has found a new patron in Kinowelt USA, a newly minted domestic film arm of German conglom Kinowelt Medien. The…
Asia's largest film festival, the Tokyo Intl. Film Festival, will unspool Oct. 29 to Nov. 5. Entries are now being accepted.
LATIN AMERICA Turner Network Television Latam has announced a licensing agreement with Pandora for rights to 16 pics. The films will be part of the network’s new franchise, TNT Independent. The deal…
Sportscaster and Olympic gold medalist Donna de Varona has filed an age and sex discrimination suit against ABC Sports, which she alleged fired her after she no longer appealed to young male viewers.
It's no longer all about the Peacock at NBC Enterprises. Web's distribution arm has snagged the international TV and international homevid rights to the upcoming TBS Superstation remake of the…
Partly filling the void left when Rob Moore ankled Disney early this year, Dean C. Hallett has been named senior veep and chief financial officer of the Walt Disney Studios.
Bravo has announced a new original weekly series, "The Museum of Television and Radio: Influences," to launch during its upcoming season.
German set-top box manufacturer Met@box announced Tuesday it had received an order worth 500 million marks ($245 million), leading it to double its 2000 revenues forecast and sending its shares…
Russia's Media-Most holding, owner of top local station NTV, is branching out onto the 'Net with an initial $10 million venture.
Station group USA Broadcasting is getting involved with Unapix Syndication. USA Broadcasting has agreed to be the launch group for Unapix's "Singles Court," a half-hour syndicated relationship strip…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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