Paula Cwikly has been named director of daytime programs at NBC Entertainment, reporting to Susan Lee, senior VP of daytime programs.
Indie production company Gotham Entertainment Group has picked up a spec script and launched an online magazine for women.
Mel Gibson is lining up his next three pictures, one of which now seems likely to be the much-anticipated "Lethal Weapon 4" for Warner Bros.
In a move that signals an important evolution for DreamWorks Records, the label has scored a coup by inking respected industry vet Bruce Tenenbaum as its first non-A&R exec hire. Though sources said…
The trade association of the cable industry says the Big Four broadcast networks are hemorrhaging viewers so dramatically that their primetime Nielsen ratings have plunged even in homes that don't…
Bertelsmann AG will dilute its 50% share in CLT-Ufa, Europe's largest TV and radio house, in a deal bringing in German newspaper group Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ), it was confirmed Tuesday.
Veteran Italian director Marco Bellocchio, whose "The Prince of Homburg" competed at Cannes this year, is among 10 jurors announced for the 50th Locarno Intl. Film Festival (Aug. 6-16).
HBO NYC's vidpic "Subway Stories" is world preeming in an unusual venue: outdoors in midtown Manhattan's Bryant Park, as part of the free weekly latenight Golden Oldies festival that HBO sponsors…
Universal Studios will dramatically scale back its plans to create a destination resort on its sprawling hillside property in Universal City, eliminating a family-oriented theme park, slicing the…
Ticketmaster has purchased the outstanding 50% equity interest in its Ticketmaster-Northwest joint venture for $12.5 million.
A week after German media giants Kirch and Bertelsmann emerged from the country's digital TV wars as allies, the country's cable gatekeeper, Deutsche Telekom, has agreed to open the door to its 17…