CBS Entertainment is consolidating its longform programming department under the supervision of Sunta Izzicupo, the exec credited for much of the Eye web's recent success with its Sunday night movie…
This weekend's Playboy Jazz Festival is being dedicated to the memory of Frank Sinatra, displaying his name on the marquee, printing a tribute in the program and requesting that acts find a way to…
NBC Entertainment has named Debbie Teicher director of miniseries and motion pictures for television, and NBC Studios has promoted Gwen Potiker from manager to director of miniseries and motion…
After a year of examination by senior execs and consultants, Sony Pictures will restructure its worldwide marketing operations in an effort to streamline the marketing of films released through all…
Leo Rossi has joined the cast of Warner Bros. psychotherapy-themed mobster comedy "Analyze This," opposite stars Robert De Niro and Billy Crystal.
Michael Laurence, who appeared in Sam Shepard's play "Tooth of Crime," has signed on as the lead in the indie black comedy "The Operator" from Black Wolf Prods. Shooting is currently under way in…
The "Jerry Springer Show," "Judge Judy," "Entertainment Tonight" and "Seinfeld" were the big syndie winners in May, according to national Nielsen household rating averages for the four-week sweep…
This time it's for real: Greg Meidel will step down as chairman and CEO of Studios USA at the end of the month in the wake of Barry Diller's $4.07 billion buyout of Universal's domestic TV operations.
In the latest development in the 6-year-old Food Lion vs. ABC court case, supermarket chain Food Lion has asked a federal appeals court to reinstate a $5.5 million damage award against the…
NewStar Media has tapped former ABC exec David Collins VP of development. Collins was the exec director of movies for television at the ABC Television Network for the past six years.
Gary Martin has signed on for five more years as Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group's president of production administration, a position he's held since December 1995.