E! Entertainment Television has upped Doug Sylvester to senior veep, new business development, strategy and online operations, while E! Online has tapped online marketing guru Laurel Wyner Dunlea VP…
Jill Underhill has been upped to veep of comedy, movies and miniseries at NBC on-air promotion.
Barry Diller's Ticketmaster Online-CitySearch said Monday that it has acquired the entertainment portion of Microsoft's rival MSN Sidewalk online city guide service for $240 million in stock, more…
Former prexy of CNN Financial News Lou Dobbs will launch his Web site Space.com today.
Kevin Spacey's production banner Trigger Street has paid high-five against mid-six figures for screen rights to "Ninth Life," a comic crime caper by Gotham-based lit agent Jimmy Vines, who is making…
Colin Vaines, head of production at the U.K.'s Film Consortium, has been named executive VP of development for Miramax Films in New York. Vaines succeeds Jack Lechner, who ankled the company late…
Disney has bought the comedy pitch "Lone Man on Campus" for producer Beau Flynn, paying a low six figures.
The BBC may be forced to sell off a 49% stake in its commercial arm BBC Worldwide if the U.K. government accepts the proposals of the committee it has appointed to examine the pubcaster's future…
Web surfing is taking a toll on television viewing habits, according to a Nielsen Media Research study released Monday.
The contentious issue of quotas designed to protect EU filmmakers from Hollywood hegemony is set to rear its head again this week at a meeting of European Union culture ministers in Savonlinna…
John Malone's Encore Media Group has opened an office in Los Angeles to supervise the production of first-run made-fors and has hired Paige Smith Orloff to the new post of VP of original movies.