The THX sound-reinforcement and -refinement division of Lucasfilm Ltd. has tapped Marc Spector its director of marketing, heading up worldwide marketing efforts for all four of the division's…
The Sony cabler Game Show Network has unearthed an edition of the vintage game show "I've Got a Secret" that featured notorious baseball legend Ty Cobb as the special guest that it will show Friday…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has hired Steve Blume as the company's first CFO.
Alliance Independent Films has expanded aggressively into the American indie acquisitions arena in the past couple of years, picking up international rights to titles including "Denise Calls Up" and…
Actor Burgess Meredith, whose wide-ranging career on stage, TV and screen spanned seven decades but who was best known as trainer Mickey in the "Rocky" films and the villainous Penguin in the…
Joe Davola has been named executive producer of "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show." Davola comes to Buena Vista TV's new syndie latenight strip from Dreamworks Television, where he helped establish the…
Although News Corp. would appear to be a media colossus to the casual observer, chairman and chief exec Rupert Murdoch believes it "is quite small relative to the opportunities in the global market…
Unapix Films has picked up North American rights to writer-director Giuseppe Bertolucci's "Probably Love," set to begin lensing in Italy later this month.
HBO has ordered 13 episodes of the new comedy series "Sex in the City," based on Candace Bushnell's comic exploration of sex and dating in New York City.
ABC has delayed the premiere of its Columbia TriStar TV sitcom "Over the Top" for one month and has shifted the returning Dan Aykroyd sitcom "Soul Man," which will air in the Tuesday 8:30 p.m…