Warner Bros. has upped Dawn Taubin to the newly created position of executive vice president, domestic theatrical marketing, a move that acknowledges her broadened responsibilities at the motion…
Cable giant Tele-Communications Inc. became a business unit of AT&T Tuesday when the telco's $52 billion acquisition of TCI was completed.
Fox Animation Studios has acquired the feature film rights to Top Cow Prods.' bestselling comic book "Fathom."
Burbank-based Iwerks Entertainment and Warner Cinemas have agreed to build a large-format 3-D theater in the U.K., marking the first sale of an Iwerks/MTS multiformat giant-screen theater system to a…
Hoping to raise the profile of the ailing political mag he edits and publishes, John F. Kennedy Jr. announced Tuesday that George will be adding outspoken GOP leader Alfonse D'Amato as what Kennedy…
Indie production outfit Si Television is making headway on its self-prescribed mission to bring more Hispanic-themed programming to the English-lingo TV market by inking sitcom pilot deals with…
Larry Zine has been tapped as chief financial officer of Blockbuster, a move that reunites him with the video rental chain's chairman and CEO John Antioco.
Warner Bros. is doing all it can to capitalize on the power of "Pokemon" while the animated character is still white hot.
Judy Sheindlin, TV's "Judge Judy," has signed a million-dollar deal with the HarperCollins imprint Cliff Street to write a book about the problems facing today's families. The pact comes during a…
Even as the casting for "Kiss Me Kate" seems to be firming up, the producing team is slimming down: Scott Rudin has dropped out of the project, leaving original producers Roger Berlind ("The Life,"…
Former Sundance Group president Gary Beer has emerged as the head of a group of investors looking to buy Propaganda Films.