The Itsy Bitsy Entertainment Co. is hiring Don Gold, currently senior VP of sales and marketing at Harvey Entertainment, as president of its on-screen entertainment.
Regent Entertainment has tapped John Lambert as prexy of theatrical distribution and acquisitions for the indie production company and distributor.
To help its push into the vast untapped media market of China, News Corp. has appointed Che Jianguo as the company's director of government relations on the mainland.
For the 14th time, Bill Conti will be musical director of the Academy Awards. Conti received an Oscar in 1983 for the original score of "The Right Stuff."
The portends of soft January were in evidence as Paramount's high school football romp "Varsity Blues" continued to lead the marketplace and the sole newcomer, Columbia's "Gloria" with Sharon Stone…
House Telecommunications Chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) said organizational reform of the Federal Communications Commission is moving forward now that he has approval for his project from Republican…
Fox Broadcasting Co. has tapped Audrey Steele as VP of sales research and marketing and named Andrea Scott director of audience research.
Continental Casualty Co. intends to sell to Fireman's Fund the renewal rights to businesses developed by its unit that provides insurance to a range of film, television, music and theater clients…
Aussie helmer Jamie Blanks, who made his feature debut at the helm of Sony/Phoenix Pictures' "Urban Legends," has signed to direct MGM's teen comedy "Munchies."
The big question is not what Hollywood Foreign Press Assn. members did with their votes -- it's what they're going to do with their money.