The Kirch Group and EM.TV & Merchandising have formed a major children's programming joint venture, the companies announced in Munich on Monday.
The Association of American Publishers has tapped celebs Rosie O'Donnell and Whoopi Goldberg to star in a new "Get Caught Reading Month" advertising and promotion campaign.
An exuberant Roberto Benigni took home acting and directing nods for "Life Is Beautiful" at the European Film Awards Friday in London.
Rap recording producer Sean "Puffy" Combs, the founder and CEO of Bad Boy Entertainment, is adding to his notoriety by becoming co-publisher of Notorious, a bimontly lifestyle magazine that will be…
Longtime E! program chief Fran Shea will replace Lee Masters as president of the network, the cabler is expected to announce today.
The Gotham-based National Board of Review of Motion Pictures kicked off the annual movie awards derby Tuesday by naming Lions Gate's "Gods and Monsters" best picture and its star Ian McKellen best…
The time is right for CBS' Eyemark Entertainment to begin the syndie sales push for the Eye web's late-blooming sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond."
AUSTRALIA Packer shells out for 25% for Foxtel The detente between Aussie media rivals Kerry Packer and Rupert Murdoch was sealed last week, when Packer’s Publishing and Broadcasting forked out…
Signaling one of the first of an expected flurry of significant mergers and consolidations in the personal management business, More-Medavoy Management is in final negotiations to join with…
TO: Anne Heche and Ellen DeGeneres FROM: Peter Bart THERE ARE CERTAIN rules of political correctness that govern what we can and cannot say these days — rules that make it utterly impossible for me…
Long and loud were exhibitors' gripes last week as ticket sales tumbled in many European territories and Japan. Euro bookers blamed a shortage of attractive new releases compounded by freezing…