Warner Bros. has named Jodi Nesis VP, corporate strategic planning and development.
Frosh syndie strip "Forgive or Forget" is poised to graduate to a sophomore season next year as distrib Twentieth TV has inked renewals with stations in Gotham, L.A. and six other major markets.
SPAIN Sanchez Gijon in as Spain’s Acad prexy Actresses Aitana Sanchez Gijon (“A Walk in the Clouds”), was elected president of Spain’s Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. She replaces…
On the eve of the annual Western Cable Show, TBS and TNT have once again flexed their muscles, committing upward of $150 million to snare the rights to "Men in Black," "Ransom," "Scream" and dozens…
Days after closing of the $4.6 billion sale of most of its publishing businesses, Viacom Inc. announced tender offers to redeem about $1.5 billion in public debt Tuesday.
Jerry Seinfeld, Tom Hanks, Garth Brooks and Barbra Streisand are among the nominees in three new "all- time favorite" movie, music and television People's Choice Awards categories, in which Internet…
Los Angeles prosecutor-turned-judge Burton Katz has signed on to host a new daily legal affairs show for MSNBC, the all-news cabler is expected to announce this week.
The 49th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 10-21) will present Shirley MacLaine with a Golden Bear for Lifetime Achievement on Feb. 18 in Berlin.
Writer/director James Toback, who just wrapped Palm Pictures' "Black and White," has signed on to helm Bigel/Mailer Films and Rotholz Pictures' "Love in Paris."
In an effort to expand its West Coast operations and services, Cine Magnetics Video & Digital Laboratories announced Tuesday it is moving its L.A. area offices out of Culver City and into a larger…
Artists Management Group, the newly named management/production banner that former CAA topper Michael Ovitz will run with Rick Yorn and Julie Silverman Yorn, is coming closer to reality and is…