After retiring from Warner Bros. last Friday, vet distrib Barry Reardon has not had to wait long for a new gig. Reardon has been appointed to the boards of Village Roadshow Ltd. and the Australian…
"Star Wars: Episode I -- The Phantom Menace" will premiere May 16 at benefit screenings held in a dozen U.S. cities. Each event will be a fundraiser for a children's charity where all costs will be…
MPAA topper Jack Valenti soon will tell Chinese and Korean officials how they can open up their markets to U.S. films.
In an effort to push ad sales, Playboy Online has tapped two key executives in its advertising department.
Walt Disney Studios Post Production Services Sound has appointed Larry Kemp as supervising sound editor and Elliot Tyson as lead re-recording mixer on Dubbing Stage A at the Walt Disney Studios.
Eric Tannenbaum, the president of Columbia TriStar TV, is seeking an early release from his contract to join Artists Management Group, where he would oversee the fledgling company's TV operations.
PBS officials touted the network's upcoming slate of American-made dramas and digital programming ambitions in a budget request Tuesday to Congress that asks for an additional $90 million over the…
Broadcast design firm 3 Ring Circus has tapped former Paramount Pictures marketing vet Tom Connor to head its new promotion and marketing arm.
A&E Network will toot its own "Hornblower" films to the tune of $10 million-plus -- an unprecedented amount for a cable event and probably for any television production.
Paramount Advertiser Services has upped Laura Molen to VP, strategic planning and sales, and has named David Lawenda VP, sales manager, new media. In her new position, Molen will be responsible for…