The Writers Guild of America West has started laying the groundwork for its next contract negotiations, more than a year before the current contract expires.
The Hollywood community has tended to scorn the Tribune Co.'s entertainment division as a low-rent underachiever that's mostly failed to create hit shows for its lineup of 22 big-market TV stations.
Songwriters/producers Rodney Jerkins, Max Martin, Diane Warren, Matt Serletic and Byron Gallimore have inked exclusive agreements with Tonos --the Internet music company co-founded by songwriter…
Andy Tennant has found an "Afterlife" after "Anna and the King." The helmer is in talks to direct and rewrite the Joss Whedon sci-fi thriller script for Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Carson Daly, host of MTV's "Total Request Live," has inked a wide-ranging talent and development deal with both the music cabler and CBS.
Seasoned Los Angeles film exec Mark Damon has taken over control of troubled Canuck film company Behaviour Communications.
INDIA Film director Deepa Mehta’s controversial pic “Water” most likely will resume shooting in September. The director had faced violent protests during shooting from Hindu fundamentalist groups in…
Looking to ensure that the studio's array of digital content units are in synch as all manner of electronic media continue to converge, Sony Pictures Entertainment is putting all its digital…
As the Clear Channel divestiture derby continues, minority-owned Radio One has picked up 12 stations in seven markets for a big $1.3 billion.
George Siravo, a music arranger for such performers as Doris Day, Frank Sinatra and Tony Bennett, died Feb. 28 of natural causes at his home in Medford, Ore. He was 83. An orchestra performer turned…
Bryan Buckley won the Directors Guild of America award for outstanding achievement in commercials at the 52nd annual DGA Awards on Saturday.
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