One of Spain's largest film companies, producer-distributor Aurum Producciones, announced plans to move into studio-style production as it unveiled a slate of films for the upcoming year.
CBS News bosses should learn today whether 310 news writers, editors, graphic artists and news assistants plan to strike the net if contract talks fall apart.
Veteran agent J. Michael Bloom has ankled his Gotham/L.A. agency, J. Michael Bloom & Associates, to open Meridian Artists Agency, a Los Angeles-based talent boutique.
Glenn Quinn ("Roseanne") has been cast in the WB's "Buffy the Vampire" spinoff "Angel," and Kevin Pollak ("The Usual Suspects") will co-star with Nancy Travis in the CBS pilot "Work with Me."
Pam Burke has been upped to co-exec producer of King World’s “The Roseanne Show.” Burke, most recently coordinating producer, will oversee day-to-day production on the syndie talker alongside exec…
Barry Levine, head of the Gotham bureau of "Extra," has been suspended, pending an investigation of the events that led a daredevil Norwegian parachutist to file a $2.2 million lawsuit last week…
In the wake of a $40 million mistake he made, Glencairn prexy Edwin Edwards is finally answering allegations that he's nothing more than a corporate marionette manipulated by Sinclair Broadcast Group…
The British government has blocked Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting from taking over Manchester United, England's most successful soccer club.
Roger Burlage has wasted no time in making his first set of hirings at Harvey Entertainment, the licensing and production company that he took over last week (Daily Variety, April 7).
The two-day Mipdoc documentary screenings wrapped Sunday with all parties in a relatively upbeat mood.