Former Behaviour Worldwide creative affairs exec Clark Peterson has been tapped senior VP production and development for Interlight.
Fresh from a hugely successful public share offering of United Pan-European Communications in Amsterdam, Gene Schneider's UnitedGlobalCom (formerly UIH) expects to raise A$486.5 million ($319…
UNITED KINGDOM Caryn Mandabach, president of the Carsey-Werner Co., will deliver the 1999 Worldview address at the Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival, Aug. 27-30. Worldview is one of the event’s…
"Miss Spectacular," the first original legit project to debut on the Las Vegas Strip, will have its premiere in May 2001 at the Mirage.
Frances Fisher has joined the cast of Jerry Bruckheimer's action drama "Gone in 60 Seconds" for Touchstone.
NBC- and CNET-owned Internet venture Snap.com and Xoom.com said Monday that they have acquired minor stakes in online shopping site BuyItNow.com, a deal worth $15 million.
Pre-election political pressures moved back into the forefront of Russia's TV scene last week after territory's pubcaster RTR pulled one of its most influential political programs, "Sovershenno…
Federal Trade Commission chairman Robert Pitofsky has told law enforcement officials that his investigation of the entertainment industry will focus on advertising and marketing, and will not attempt…
Miramax has tapped litigation vet Alan Friedman for the newly created position of general counsel and senior veep of business affairs.
With its eye on cost-cutting and increased efficiency, Disney/ABC has hired a consultant to explore whether the ESPN and Disney Channel affiliate sales groups should be combined.
Avoiding what could have been a sudden death match, Gallic paybox Canal Plus and the Television Par Satellite digital consortium reached a compromise over the weekend on rights to air national soccer…