Hoping to increase it hold on the new age/adult contemporary marketplace, the Windham Hill Group has reinstituted a jazz arm and also has pacted with Peak Records, a top indie label with an…
In a landmark judgment, the Irish Supreme Court has permitted U2's Dublin concert to go ahead Aug. 30, after an earlier attempt to host the homecoming gig in the capital was refused permission on the…
Saying hola! to one of the fastest-growing demographic groups in the country --- bilingual Latinos --- Universal TV has signed an overall development and production deal with Miami-based pop…
Morgan Creek Prods. has expanded the duties of two new execs, as chairman and CEO James Robinson moves to revamp his Warner Bros.-based company in the wake of the departure of vice chairman and chief…
Shifting gears, producer Jerry Bruckheimer has picked up Brian Cowden's epic love story spec "On Earth" for a low six-figure sum, sources said Thursday.
Revealing figures issued Thursday by the Manager magazines have shed some light on the financial details of the recent Kirch-CLT-Ufa digital TV deal (Daily Variety, July 3).
The FCC ruled this week that cable's Classic Sports Network "has established a prima facie showing" that Cablevision Systems Corp. violated the Communications Act of 1934 by refusing to carry Classic…
Buena Vista's "George of the Jungle" slammed into 2,391 theaters Wednesday night, grossing a stronger-than-expected $3.27 million to lead the daily box office.
The music and motion picture industries lost an early round Thursday in what is sure to be an epic battle concerning copyright law in the digital age.
Music distribution firm Alliance Entertainment received bankruptcy court approval Wednesday to obtain $20 million in interim debtor-in-possession financing from a syndicate of banks led by Chase…
Elephant Walk Entertainment and Lighthouse Prods. have teamed to develop and co-produce a remake of French filmmaker Mathieu Kassovitz's debut feature "Cafe au Lait" for 20th Century Fox.