The newly relaunched Variety ShowBiz Expo New York will be held Sept. 25-27 at the Jacob K. Javits Center.
Game company Konami Co. Ltd. of Japan has appointed a new chairman and CEO for its Konami of America division: Makoto Sano, a veteran Konami employee who replaces departing chieftain Ken Dirnberger.
Dave Smith has what he calls a "revolutionary" scenario tied to the coming of the digital age of broadcasting --- and the industry is listening: Smith is president of Sinclair, the group that owns 33…
Feature pic and television commercial lensing rose sharply in the first half of this year, according to the California Film Commission.
The Walt Disney Co. has developed a sudden fascination for Massachusetts politics. The reason: a bizarre controversy surrounding "A Civil Action," a movie starring John Travolta that is now in…
Only the toughest beasts and villains could stand the heat during a wilting European frame at the foreign box office.
Six months after severing ties with Arista Records, producer/songwriter Dallas Austin has emerged as co-chief of Freeworld Entertainment, a merger of his Rowdy Records banner with Volcano Records.
The Walt Disney Co. announced it will reorganize its activities in Italy, spinning off its most popular publication, Topolino (the Italian moniker for Mickey Mouse), which will become a separate…
The ratings and shares of two latenight series were transposed in the Daytime & Fringe Ratings chart Friday.
Alliance Entertainment, the indie music distributor in bankruptcy proceedings, has withdrawn the planned sale of its Red Ant Records after unsecured creditors objected to the price. The move sets the…
Santa Monica-based indie distributor Strand Releasing has picked up the U.S. rights to "Office Killer," the directorial debut of photographer Cindy Sherman that was originally scheduled for release…