Savvy marketing exec Chris Pula will not be joining Sony Pictures Entertainment to handle its new genre division, contrary to published reports.
Jodi Levinson has been upped to vice president of theatrical business affairs at Warner Bros., where she'll oversee the studio's contract negotiations with filmmakers and actors, as well as other…
In what has become a habit on Wall Street, stocks rode the roller coaster Thursday amid extremely heavy trading volume that battered much of the showbiz sector.
Clear Channel Communications will acquire Jacor Communications for $4.4 billion in stock, the company said Thursday, in what will likely be one of the last big radio acquisitions.
The Web lured 20 million people to buy some consumer item in the first six months of 1998, a 100% increase over the same period a year ago.
Phoenix Pictures will have to cut down on its quiche intake with its acquisition of Mark Steilen and Bennett Yellin's pitch "Real Men."
Actor George Clooney ("ER") is executive producing a Warner Bros. TV mafia drama called "Bloodline" for CBS next season.
Cornered by a huge debt load and a rock-bottom stock price, Televisa boss Emilio Azcarraga Jean may soon be selling a stake in his company -- and two U.S. firms are being touted as the likeliest…
FROM MIPCOMCANNES — Riding a successful wave of German telecasts in recent years, Saban Intl. execs announced a co-production agreement with ZDF Enterprises. Under the terms of the deal, ZDF would…
They may be 3,000 miles from Hollywood, but Gotham-based casting directors who work on independent films are finding Hollywood's bottom-line mentality increasingly pervasive.