VH1 has begun production on its second original telefilm, "The Ricky Nelson Story." Based on the book "Ricky Nelson -- Idol for a Generation" by San Francisco-based music critic Joel Selvin, the film…
Universal Studios Networks unveiled plans Friday to launch its first pay TV channel in Spain, Calle 13: El Canal de Suspense Y Accion, a Spanish-lingo version of its 18-month-old 13th Street…
Playboy TV Networks is going after the Hispanic market in the U.S., creating a 24-hour Spanish-language channel beginning Aug. 1 called Playboy TV En Espanol.
David LaFountaine has been named senior veep of advertising and promotion for Paramount Domestic TV.
THE RHETORIC ON VIOLENCE IN Washington and Hollywood may seem in conflict, but actually there’s a shared agenda at work: namely to lull the public into believing that problems are being addressed…
Music industry vet Phil Costello has been tapped senior veep of promotion for Reprise Records. Costello will oversee the label's efforts to nab radio airplay for its artists. It's also the latest key…
A host of international film music maestros descended on Bonn Saturday night for the third Intl. Prize for Film and Media Music, part of the city's biannual film music event.
Latenight talker Jay Leno plans to get lost in cyberspace. NBC and Pulse Entertainment on Tuesday will bow a 3-D interactive character, known as "virtual Jay," on both "The Tonight Show" and the…
Caitlin Scanlon has joined Artisan Entertainment as executive vice president of production.
Industry visionaries seek global domination. TNT hopes this tag line, which describes the high-profile "Pirates of Silicon Valley," will snare Emmy voters' attention.