Prominent Wall Street media analyst Tom Wolzien has scored a technological breakthrough in linking TV to the Internet.
Tim Sommer has been tapped senior VP of Refuge/MCA Records, where he will be charged with inking and developing acts on the Don Gehman-led label.
FROM NAB CONFERENCEFresh off winning an Oscar last year for its achievement in developing film editing systems, Avid Technology Inc. has teamed with consumer electronics giant Sony Corp. to build…
"Enemy of the State" juiced Japan, David Cronenberg's "eXistenZ" and sexy Gallic entry "Romance" scored in France and Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" captivated Spain.
John Cywinski, most recently prexy of Buena Vista Pictures marketing, has announced he is rejoining the ranks of the fast-food regime, this time at McDonald's, where he will serve as a veepee…
Peter Guber's Mandalay Entertainment has parted ways on the TV side with Lions Gate Entertainment. Mandalay chairman Guber has reclaimed the Mandalay Series Television unit, while Lions Gate retains…
Disney is rolling out a series of restored prints of live-action classics, ranging from "Mary Poppins" to "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," Friday through May 23 at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood.
Revamps to NBC's Thursday "Must See" lineup and ABC's "T.G.I.F." schedule are showing flickers of potential after two tries. On UPN, meanwhile, the two-hour special "Scared Straight: 20 Years Later"…
Despite a sharply higher loss in the fourth quarter, Overseas Filmgroup finished 1998 with a net profit of $59,000 compared with a loss of $544,000 in 1997, it said Friday.
A large, vociferous crowd of Hollywood industry workers, most of them below-the-line, stood Sunday in the wilting sun of a Burbank park to protest the flight of production to other countries and its…