Warner Bros. is increasing the responsibilities of senior veep of worldwide corporate promotions Bob Schneider, and upping Erin Corbett to director of national theatrical promotions.
The settlement of Katzenberg vs. Disney caught most observers by surprise because the case, now entering its third month, seemed destined to go the distance.
NBC and GE Equity have invested $175 million in ValueVision to increase their stake in the home shopping channel to 39.9%.
For the second consecutive week, Limp Bizkit's "Significant Other" was the bestselling album in the nation, according to sales data released Wednesday.
MSNBC is dumping John Hockenberry's nightly news talker as part of the ongoing primetime shakeup at the Peacock news cabler (Daily Variety, July 1).
Giving it a much-needed shot in the arm, online DVD rental service NetFlix.com said Wednesday that it has received a $30 million investment from Paris-based Group Arnault.
Ally Wallach has been tapped director of acquisitions at Bruder Releasing. Wallach began her career as an executive assistant at Showtime. Her most recent position was coordinator of ancillary…
Trimark Home Video has tapped Tracy Ames veep of worldwide homevideo marketing and Jaymie Monroe director of homevideo marketing for the indie distrib.
Behaviour Communications and Remstar Distribution have nixed their deal for Remstar to acquire Behavior's distribution arm. The pact fell apart after due diligence. In late May, Behaviour announced…
Roger Kumble, writer/director of Sony Pictures' teen pic "Cruel Intentions," is setting up shop on the Sony lot. Kumble, who will have an office -- but not a production company -- at Sony, is already…
Two bills that would provide tax credits for California-based film and TV productions passed a crucial test Wednesday when they were approved by the state Senate's Revenue and Taxation Committee.