NBC is likely to accelerate its plan to create an inhouse TV-syndication company on the heels of its renewal of the NBC affiliation agreement with Hearst-Argyle TV. Under the new contract NBC and…
ReplayTV Inc. has named former Disney and Universal exec Kerry Hunnewell senior veep of strategy and business operations.
Keith Olbermann will ankle his post as lead anchor of Fox Sports Net's nightly sports wrap-up program "National Sports Report" to anchor and exec produce "The Keith Olbermann Evening News," a new…
Online music venture MCY.com has tapped Patrick McDonald as sales VP and Nancy Bushkin corporate communications VP. In his new position, McDonald will oversee syndie sales, advertising and…
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences has elected 13 to its 39-member board of governors. This year's crop consists of five newcomers, six incumbents and two who return after having served…
Sony Electronics and Philips Electronics in September will introduce the first combination set-top boxes that act as both a DirecTV satellite receiver and a TiVo digital recorder.
Univision Communications reported that second-quarter revenue rose 34% to $231.1 million from $172.4 million a year ago. Univision also announced a two-for-one stock split for all common stockholders…
The long-awaited deposition of director Oliver Stone in the "Natural Born Killers" case took place at a Los Angeles law firm Thursday without detection by the media.
Following its successful 35th anniversary edition, the Karlovy Vary film festival is looking to increase seating capacity next year. Fest president Jiri Bartoska told Daily Variety that the city will…
Striking union actors and advertisers began negotiations Thursday for the first time in more than three months and agreed to meet again today.
The city of Glendale will receive a $3 million federal grant to train as many as 1,500 members of local entertainment industry unions to improve their high-tech skills.