Hallmark Entertainment Networks has appointed Star Young to the new position of VP,worldwide advertising sales. Before joining Hallmark, Young was VP, director of international sales and marketing…
Fine Line is bringing home "The Cup." Fine Line beat out Sony Pictures Classics, paying low six figures for North American rights to the Bhutanese Cannes fest charmer about the pull of international…
The National Basketball Assn. has hired Jeffrey Pollack for the new post of VP, marketing and corporate communications.
Scott Free Prods. has promoted Chris Dorr and Diane Minter Lewis to co-presidents, replacing outgoing prexy Chris Zarpas. Both Dorr and Minter Lewis have served for the past four years as senior VPs…
After making four films together, most recently Fox 2000's "Ravenous," actor Robert Carlyle and helmer Antonia Bird are planning to take their creative collaboration to a new level by co-directing…
German film distribution and production outfit Senator Film saw operating profits increase by 500% and revenues double in the first quarter of the year.
NBC will once again lead the Big Six upfront ad derby, but just how much -- or even whether -- the web will improve upon last year's roughly $2.1 billion take won't be known until later this week.
Internet broadcaster Load Media Network originally planned to launch its new Web site July 16. But when shockjock Howard Stern mentioned Loadmedia.com on his radio show last week, the test site was…
After 35 years of providing locations and services for international features as diverse as "Midnight Express" and "Gladiator," the Mediterranean island of Malta has taken its first step toward…
This year’s annual CBS affil confab, which begins Wednesday in Las Vegas, promises to be a relative love-in — though there could be some tension brewing in the ayem. With the Eye coming off its first…
Speculation intensified last week that NBC would join the bidding for the Chronicle Publishing Co., the privately held owner of San Francisco's morning newspaper and the market's NBC affiliate.