Peter Smith and Steve Pair have been tapped veepees of technical planning and engineering at NBC broadcast and network operations.
World Championship Wrestling's Goldberg is the latest grappling superstar to cash in with a major publishing deal.
Media accountant Ossie Kilkenny has been appointed chairman of the Irish Film Board, replacing acting chair Ann O'Connell, another board member.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has purchased the rights to develop the comic book series "White Out" as a feature film. Acquired for low- to mid-six figures, the pic will be developed by Wolfgang…
Named European film of the year, Pedro Almodovar's "All About My Mother" was the big winner Saturday night at the 12th annual European Film Awards in Berlin. Pic won Almodovar best director kudos at…
David Letterman isn't exactly breathing down Jay Leno's neck, but he is finishing November closer to his latenight rival than he has during any major sweeps month (excluding the 1998 Winter Olympics)…
Holly Leff-Pressman has been promoted to senior VP, pay-per-view and video-on-demand, for Universal Television and Networks Group.
Project Angel Food's seventh annual holiday charity drive, Divine Design, ended late Sunday, netting approximately $1 million.
Films from new and emerging U.S. directors will get wide exposure on homevideo next year with the launch of the First Rites label at 750 Hollywood Video stores.
The Motion Picture Assn.'s antipiracy advocate in Asia admitted that the industry botched the battle against illegal VCDs but intends to learn from its mistakes with the newer technologies, such as…
The just-concluded November sweeps saw the recent downward drift in Los Angeles news ratings continue, with KABC the only English-lingo station to consistently buck the gloomy trend.