Stuart Bondell has been named an exec veep at Sony Music Intl. (SMI). Based at the company's HQ in New York City, he will report to Sony Music Intl. prexy Rick Dobbis.
Danielle Whelton has been named CNN's White House exec producer, replacing John Gilmore, who will become a senior producer for the cable news network's "Larry King Live."
Vanity Fair cover girl Sarah Wynter has landed the lead in Bruce Beresford's new feature "Bride of the Wind." Wynter will portray Alma Mahler in the biopic about the wife of late 19th century…
Internet giant Yahoo! Wednesday named Susan Decker, global head of research at investment bank Don-aldson Lufkin & Jenrette, as its new chief financial officer, starting in June. The influential Wall…
"Enigma Variations" opens at the Savoy Theatre in London on May 31. Donald Sutherland and Paul Rubinstein headline the Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt play about a Nobel laureate writer.
The Independent Film Channel has partnered with John Malkovich's production company Mr. Mudd to de-velop original content for Web, broadband and television. As part of the deal, Mr. Mudd -- formed by…
The spectacular performance of "Toy Story 2" pushed U.K. cinema admissions in February to their highest monthly figure in 29 years.
In response to damning criticism leveled at the entertainment industry after school shootings, DIC Entertainment and advocacy org Mediascope have launched revised guidelines for kids' programming.
TBS has renewed "Ripley's Believe It or Not!" from Columbia TriStar Television Distribution for a second season. Host Dean Cain will return for the 22-episode second season of the original series…
Singer-songwriter Tommy Collins has died in his Ashland City, Tenn., home of complications from emphysema. He was in-ducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame last September. He was 69 when…
Chi McBride has been cast in "The Faculty," David E. Kelley's new ensemble drama from 20th Television for FBC. McBride will play the principal of an inner-city high school in Boston.