Bankrupt theater concern Livent Inc. will lay off 40% of its full-time work force in an effort to slash costs, it said Monday, as it reached agreement with investment firm Angelo Gordon & Co. for a…
Australian film and TV producer-distrib Becker Entertainment secured shareholder approval for a A$5 million ($3.1 million) capital injection from Gresham CEA's Australian Media and Communications…
Gramercy's "Elizabeth" reclaimed the exclusive box-office throne as Buena Vista's "A Bug's Life" went wide. The Cate Blanchett starrer about the long-reigning British monarch brought home $164,025 on…
After 17 years at NBC, the "Bloopers" franchise, from Dick Clark Prods., is moving to the Alphabet web. ABC confirmed Monday that it has ordered three "Bloopers" specials over two years, with options…
After many twists and turns, News Corp.'s foray into U.S. satellite television came full circle Monday when it announced plans to sell its sat-TV assets to its one-time partner, EchoStar…
The Munich-based Kirch Group announced on Monday the formation of a pay TV holding company.
Mel Blaney has been upped from senior producer to VP, operations, at Studio City. Blaney has been with the company since its inception in 1995, when he started as a writer/producer. Blaney began his…
Film-trailer producer Craig Murray Prods. has upped several key executives in addition to launching a new division to produce promos for home entertainment and new media-based venues.
The Screen Actors Guild is reminding the industry that nominations in all 13 categories of the SAG Awards are due Wednesday by 5 p.m. West Coast time.
SFX Entertainment's acquisition of Cellar Door will likely go unchallenged by the Dept. of Justice as the agency has not taken any action during the waiting period required under the…