In yet another round of reshuffling at Universal, this time on the international TV side, Peter Hughes and Steven Jarmus have been tapped as exec VPs and co-heads of Universal International…
Standard & Poors upgraded CBS Corp.'s credit rating Wednesday in the wake of the $2.9 billion Infinity Broadcasting initial public offering last week that halved the Eye's debt load.
In an attempt to milk more value out of the telefilms it airs, CBS has developed an economic model for dealing with outside suppliers that includes taking control of domestic distribution away from…
The New York Film Critics Circle on Wednesday followed its L.A. brethren by naming Steven Spielberg's "Saving Private Ryan" the year's best picture. "Ryan" wasn't the only World War II epic to score…
For the fourth consecutive week, country singer Garth Brooks' "Double Live" album was the bestselling album in the nation, going home with nearly 451,000 fans, according to sales data released…
Reflecting the significance that the international marketplace plays in the growth of Ticketmaster, the ticketer has upped Brian Kabatznick to exec veep of parent Ticketmaster Corp. and tapped him as…
Members of Wu-Tang Clan are putting their support behind two independent pictures being repped by Gotham entertainment lawyer Steven Beer.
Julie Friedman, HBO's liaison with the U.S. Comedy Arts Festival since 1995, has been appointed director of trade events for the American Film Market. She takes up the post on Monday.
NBC's revised Tuesday lineup generated mixed ratings results Dec. 15, with "3rd Rock from the Sun" still gathering no Nielsen moss at 8 p.m., but "NewsRadio" and "Will & Grace" managing some progress…
Michael Vislar has been tapped to be DVD pre-mastering manager at media services company Crest National. In his new post, Vislar will supervise all DVD pre-mastering and will serve as client liaison…
TNT has hired Fox development exec Barbara H. Wall as the cabler's first VP of original series.