The Cartoon Network has upped Courtenay Purcell to director of public relations. Purcell’s new duties will include overseeing West Coast publicity efforts for the net, including acting as point…
Silvio Berlusconi's TV company Mediaset, which controls Italy's three largest commercial TV channels and their ad sales unit Publitalia, approved Friday its 1998 financial results, which include an…
Lisa Ling has been tapped to fill the Gen-X co-host spot on the ABC daytime yakker "The View."
Gotham-based investment bank Lehman Brothers has acquired a 3.1% stake in Kirch Media, the core holding of Munich-based media heavy-weight the Kirch Group.
In a move that positions it as the biggest broadband programmer, News Corp.'s Fox News Online is replacing CNN Interactive as the premier news service for AT&T's high-speed Internet cable service…
Participants have been lined up for Step Up's Women's Entertainment Network Filmmaker's Lab, a three-day event that marks the group's inaugural workshop and fundraiser.
Disgraced former Livent chairman Garth Drabinsky on Monday called the 17 Tony noms for "Parade" and "Fosse" a "bittersweet moment" and noted his disappointment at not being able to attend next…
At a morning Senate hearing today, Motion Picture Assn. of America prexy Jack Valenti will attempt to defend the entertainment industry against the accusation that it is poisoning the minds of…
Buena Vista Motion Pictures Group announced Monday the promotions of Todd Garner and Nina Jacobson to co-presidents, overseeing the Touchstone, Walt Disney and Hollywood Pictures labels.
Big Entertainment last week said it has partnered with Steeplechase Media to begin selling entertainment-related merchandise through interactive TV providers such as WebTV or Wink.
Vatsa TV is launching a Hindi news and current affairs channel called Vatsa News this month in India.