The WB Network aims to drum up a heap of cross promotion with radio stations in the top 50 markets through its "WB Radio Music Awards," to be broadcast live Oct. 28 from the Mandalay Bay Resort…
Rodney William Ansell, the inspiration for the hit "Crocodile Dundee" movies, was killed in a shoot-out with police in which one officer died, Australian law enforcement officials confirmed Thursday.
The lazy days of summer aren't so lazy for executives jumping ship. In the latest high-profile management change to hit the entertainment industry this summer, International Creative Management…
Prolific TV producer and director Gene Weed, who began his career as a highly rated radio disc jockey in Los Angeles during the 1960s, died Thursday of cancer at his home in Chatsworth. He was 64.
A few days after media group Fininvest decided to sell its 10% stake in pay TV operator Telepiu to Canal Plus, the Gallic pay TV giant has reportedly reached an agreement with Italian partners to…
David Spade ("Just Shoot Me") and Steve Harris ("The Practice") have signed on as presenters on next month's Emmycast.
Sarah Pierce has been upped to VP of on-air promotion at UPN.
Christian Bale has landed the role of a baddie-on-the-lam in Paramount’s remake of ’70s detective pic “Shaft” from director John Singleton and producer Scott Rudin. With Samuel L. Jackson set to star…
DVD sales of "Armageddon" have hit a snag in Japan because of a technical problem that causes the picture to freeze in some DVD players.
MGM will see if the grass is indeed greener with tyro scribe Jennifer Robinson's spec "Married and Single," which the studio has purchased for low- against mid-six figures.