Turner Broadcasting System Latam has upped Claudia Contreras to veep of ad sales for Miami and Mexico.
Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope is in advanced negotiations with German video giant VCL as its foreign partner for Zoetrope's 10-picture slate with MGM classics label United Artists.
Twentieth Century Fox Television has tapped Steven Melnick VP of advertising and media relations.
Patrick Le Lay, chief of French free TV network TF1, has revealed plans to make the first European remake of an American film.
Producers have confirmed that Gary Oldman will join Anthony Hopkins and Julianne Moore in director Ridley Scott's "Hannibal," which starts principal photography Monday in Florence, Italy. Produced by…
Seagram lost money but beat expectations in the latest quarter as Universal Music powered ahead and filmed entertainment regained a visible pulse. Homevid is on a decided upswing and a handful of new…
Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti and Jose Carreras made a rare joint appearance as operagoers Wednesday evening. In town to rehearse a Metropolitan Opera gala this upcoming Thursday, the Three…
The estate and widow of Sammy Davis Jr. have filed a breach-of-contract, fraud and failure-to-pay-royalties suit against Universal Music Group (UMG) and Polygram Records.
Former German telecommunications monopoly Deutsche Telekom is gearing up for TV and radio on the Internet.
Make-or-break season arrives today, with "Gladiator" opening in 2,938 playdates and Sony's "I Dreamed of Africa" bowing in 2,112. With half of majors' annual theatrical revenue on the line over the…
As government litigators consider ways to dismember Microsoft and ABC and Time Warner execs lick their wounds from this week's bruising cable battle, three industry leaders swapped ideas on global…