With an eye toward giving established film and TV composer management firms a run for their money, the newly formed Zomba Screen Music has tapped David May and Steven Cagan, a pair of musicians and…
What a difference a year makes. In 1995, the National Assn. of Broadcasters' board was divided when it came to local management agreements and refused to release the trade group's lobbyists to argue…
"The English Patient," followed by "Jerry Maguire," led the list Thursday of nominees for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, giving the pics a boost in this year's Oscar race.
China has backed away from a threatened crackdown on the territory's broadcasters. But the move comes as it went ahead this week with plans to water down civil liberties after the July 1 handover by…
Marian Effinger, VP of advertising, publicity and promotion for Walt Disney Television as well as veep of publicity for Buena Vista Television, is moving to Lifetime Television in a programming post.
ABC News was slapped with a $5.5 million jury verdict in a closely watched trial that hinged not on libel but on undercover techniques used by newsmag "PrimeTime Live."
ABC is prepping several schedule changes including slotting "Ellen" in the Tuesday 8:30 spot currently held by freshman comedy "Life's Work," effective March 4.
BBC Worldwide has carried out a far-reaching restructuring of its distribution arm, with new expanded roles for its sales honchos in the Americas and Asia Pacific, and the closure of the combo's…
Loews Theatres co-chairman Barrie Lawson Loeks will become the first woman ever to receive the Robert W. Selig ShoWester of the Year award, at the four-day exhibition convention which takes place…
Three major studios are spending more than $9 million in advertising on Sunday's Super Bowl in a quest to re-create the early buzz enjoyed by 20th Century Fox with last year's spot for "Independence…
In a week when frigid weather kept viewers inside and glued to their sets, "The Rosie O'Donnell Show" maintained its hot streak the week ending Jan. 12.