The Hoyts Cinemas board was forced Tuesday to lower the company's projected earnings for the year to June 30 after a potential bidder for its U.S. loop dropped out last last week.
Matthew Farber has ankled his exec posts at MTV Networks Online and MTV2 to serve as executive veep and general manager of ICast, the 'Netcaster owned by Internet investment concern CMGI.
CNET has tapped Richard J. Marino as its first prexy, while co-founder and chief operating officer Shelby Bonnie has been upped to vice chairman. In his newly created position, Marino, former prexy…
Kevin Smith's "Dogma" turned out to be less controversial than some detractors prematurely predicted it would be, but its unspooling midnight Friday at the Cannes Film Festival did cause something of…
Good Machine International has concluded a raft of sales on pics, including "Agnes Brown," "Cherry Falls," "The Muse" and "Ride With the Devil."
Rene Peres, director of Reed Midem Organization's television division and head of the Mip, Mipcom and Mip Asia TV markets, has submitted his resignation.
Family-friendly Pax TV begins production in Hawaii in August of its primetime, updated version of the popular 1980s "Star Search" TV talent show to air nationally for 52 weeks.
In the wake of Chris McGurk's departure, speculation is rife that Universal will do some realigning of its top executives.
In the waning hours of the 1999 Cannes Film fest, two more films were picked up by U.S. distribs: Artisan Entertainment acquired domestic rights to Jim Jarmusch's competition pic, "Ghost Dog: The Way…
After a highly anticipated merger with Chancellor Media fell apart last year, Mexican radio broadcaster Grupo Radio Centro may now delist from the New York and Mexican stock exchanges.
"Nijinsky's Last Dance," a new solo drama mounted here last fall by the Signature Theater, was the top winner at the Helen Hayes Awards, the D.C. area theater community's annual celebration of…