Putting a rare spotlight on the rich backend deals negotiated by former Broadway impresario Garth Drabinsky, a group of artists has filed claims seeking payment of money owed by bankrupt theater…
Less than a week after director Trevor Nunn's production of the classic Rodgers & Hammerstein musical won four Laurence Olivier Awards in London, the Council of the Actors' Equity union in New York…
Internet investor CMGI Inc. said Wednesday it is teaming with former NBC prexy Neil Braun, to create an Internet broadcast venture that will compete with Broadcast.com and RealNetworks.
Plans to partially privatize Italy's pubcaster RAI are almost ready, RAI president Roberto Zaccaria told a Rome daily.
Cable network programming chiefs told an audience at the HRTS luncheon Wednesday that it won't be long before cable is no longer considered the ugly stepchild to the broadcast networks.
Mammoth Records has appointed Wendy Weisberg national director of publicity. Weisberg, who will be based out of Mammoth's West Coast offices, will report to VP of publicity Keith Hagan. She will be…
Columbia Pictures has upped Andrea Giannetti to VP of production, the studio announced Wednesday.
Viewers returned to "NBC Nightly News" during the final week of the Clinton impeachment crisis, allowing the Peacock broadcast to jump back into the Nielsen lead.
Former Disney-based producer Josie Rosen has been tapped as senior VP of production at Twentieth Century Fox. She will report to Tom Rothman, prexy of Twentieth Century Fox Film Production.
Canadian legit producers David and Ed Mirvish have announced a 1999-2000 season that includes Canadian sit-down productions of two Broadway hits. Both "The Lion King" and "Art" will play Toronto with…
Sony Pictures Classics has won the bidding war for U.S. rights to Soren Kragh-Jacobsen's Berlin fest hit "Mifune," although it did not actually make the highest offer.