Jamie Sykes, formerly a Disney marketing director for its ESPN Zone entertainment centers, was named VP of national promotions at Universal Pictures Tuesday.
Express.com (formerly known as DVD Express.com) has inked a deal with the Hollywood Stock Exchange, becoming the online gaming venture's exclusive DVD, vidgame and music e-commerce partner.
The Australian government has ruled out allowing unrestricted importing of film products including homevideos, effectively rejecting recommendations from a government-appointed committee.
Sydney Pollack has come on board the Intermedia project "The Quiet American."
Arista Records has entered into a joint venture with Flyte Tyme Records, the label headed by veteran hitmaking songwriters-producers Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis.
Two Los Angeles theater presenters announced their 2000-01 seasons Tuesday, more than doubling the number of Broadway productions that will come through town.
The Midas touch of Australian media mogul and gambling enthusiast Kerry Packer failed him last month, when he lost a stunning $20 million in three days of playing baccarat at Las Vegas' Bellagio…
A Delhi High Court is gathering evidence in an investigation of Star TV, Sony Entertainment TV and Zee Telefilms in India for violation of currency rules under the Foreign Exchange Regulations Act.
Shortly after the tragic end of Russia's Kursk submarine drama in the Barents Sea last week, Russian president Vladimir Putin launched a strong attack on the country's TV media for its reporting of…
Havas Interactive, a division of Vivendi, is taking the production reins of Universal Interactive Studios' popular vidgame franchise "Spyro the Dragon."
MTV's "The Real World" is returning to Gotham. The 10th season of the reality skein, which is skedded to go into production in January, will be shot in New York, where the series started, confirmed…