New Line Music has upped Dana Sano to senior vice president of music, West Coast.
Russ Solomon, owner and founder of Tower Records, Video and Books, will be recognized by the Neil Bogart Memorial Fund as the recipient of the org's 1998 Children's Choice Award.
Showbiz stocks both big and small were savaged Tuesday as the stock market slump accelerated, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropping 299.43 points or 3.4% to 8487.31.
DreamWorks' computer-animated comedy "Antz," which features the voices of Woody Allen and Sharon Stone, has been chosen to close the 23rd Toronto Intl. Film Festival.
NBC's South Florida station WTVJ, forced to relocate from its downtown Miami home, is to build a $20 million facility in Miramar, Fla.
The Samuel Goldwyn Co. has acquired North American rights to Belgian romantic drama "The Red Dwarf."
"ER" star Anthony Edwards and his former "ER" cast member Sherry Stringfield are reuniting for a two-hour NBC telefilm written by Academy Award-winning screenwriter Ron Bass ("My Best Friend's…
Paul Verhoeven, who just inked with Columbia to helm "The Hollow Man," will develop and direct "Official Assassins" for Phoenix Pictures and Nick Nolte's Kingsgate Films.
Producer Steve Tisch has promoted Judd Payne to vice president of his production outfit, the Steve Tisch Co.
Hollywood Film Festival founder and executive director Carlos de Abreu has announced eight nominees for the second Hollywood Digital Award.