Bruce Eric Kaplan, a member of the "Seinfeld" writing team, has signed an exclusive two-year deal with Castle Rock Entertainment. The terms and dollar figure of the deal were undisclosed.
Furthering her ascent at the 20th Century Fox-based production company, Stacy Kolker has been upped to vice president of creative affairs at Davis Entertainment.
Giant Dutch publisher VNU has announced it "is considering selling" all of its shares in the financially troubled Holland Media Group (HMG) and Belgian channel VTM.
The Tribune Co. announced Friday that first-quarter earnings, boosted by record gains in its broadcast and entertainment operations, rose 9% to $70.1 million, as revenues ratcheted up 13% to $673…
New Line Home Video has elevated a string of marketing and sales execs, NLHV president and chief operating officer Steve Einhorn announced last week.
The long-expected departure of Jim Fifield, the No. 2 exec at EMI, came to pass Friday with the U.K.-based conglom announcing the resignation of the 10-year company vet.
Attempting to turn the tide in celebrity books, Bantam Books has signed Ray Romano, who stars in the CBS-TV sitcom "Everybody Loves Raymond," to pen a book of his observations about family life.
Michael Spiessbach, who heads the American TV production company King World Ventures, is part of a consortium that has agreed to buy a stake in Asia Television Ltd. ATV is the city's No. 2 two…
Warner Bros.' "City of Angels" alighted atop the box office chart for a second consecutive weekend, watching over a studio-estimated $13 million take. The Nicolas Cage-Meg Ryan romance slipped only…
Veteran L.A. newsman Jess Marlow has been named the 1998 recipient of the Los Angeles-area Governors Award from the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
Former Paramount studio publicist James Arnold has joined Dolby Laboratories as director of public relations. Arnold is responsible for developing and executing PR strategies for the audio equipment…