Veteran CBS exec Martin D. Franks has been upped to exec VP, CBS Television and senior VP of Viacom. Franks, who was most recently senior VP, CBS Corp., has been responsible for overseeing the…
The Box Music Network, a division of MTV Networks, has hired MuchMusic exec John Jones as its VP/programming director, a newly created position.
For the sixth straight week, teen idols 'N Sync retained the top spot on the national music charts as "No Strings Attached" (Jive) sold more than 248,000 copies, according to sales data released…
Rock singer Rob Zombie's pic "House of 1,000 Corpses" has been set to begin production later this month.
Beleaguered e-tailer CDNow announced a net loss of $37.8 million for the first quarter Wednesday and unveiled a new operating plan that the company estimates will save it $12 million per quarter.
CNN will launch a channel aimed at South Asia beginning July 1.
The battle between Disney and Time Warner continued to reverberate Wednesday in Washington, where the FCC ruled that the cabler had violated agency rules by cutting off ABC signals to 3.5 million…
The Hollywood NetAwards ceremony will take place at the Sunset Room in Hollywood on Aug. 2.
Mexico's Televisa reported revenues of $468.5 million for the first quarter.
Elisabeth Murdoch, daughter of News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch, is quitting News Corp.'s British Sky Broadcasting to launch her own content venture.
In a new twist to an ongoing indie finance war, film producer George Litto has begun arbitration proceedings against French insurance giant AXA Reassurance for revoking two insurance contracts that…