Premiere Radio Networks, distribber of syndie radio powerhouses Rush Limbaugh and Dr. Laura Schlessinger, has promoted Kraig T. Kitchin to the new post of chief operating officer.
The boxed set of Garth Brooks' six-album repertoire, "The Limited Series," topped the nation's album sales chart for the second consecutive week, though its 190,000-unit tally was almost half of its…
From the evidence of this year's entries, the Cannes Film Festival has an American Problem. Although pictures by American directors have been all over town, sprinkled proportionately throughout the…
USA Network has bought 13 theatrical films from Worldvision, five of which will be available for scheduling immediately: "Basic Instinct," "Terminator 2," "First Blood: Rambo I," "Universal Soldier"…
Hans Zimmer will compose the soundtrack for October Films' documentary "The Last Days," which is being exec produced by Steven Spielberg.
The expected sale of Polygram Holdings to Universal Studios' parent Seagram Co. Ltd. will have dramatic repercussions for Andrew Lloyd Webber, whose Really Useful Group is 30% owned by Polygram.
Seagram Co. Ltd. has yet to finalize its $11 billion acquisition of Polygram Holdings, but already the expectation that Seagram will unload the music giant's film unit is stirring interest among…
Giving new meaning to the words "cold cash," Ice Capital Corp. has launched itself as a New York-based finance company for film, publishing, interactive and music endeavors.
Director Randal Kleiser, who helmed the recently re-released "Grease," has inked a seven-figure deal to helm "Muppets From Space," shooting in Australia in September.
First-time filmmakers discussed the high emotion of having a film at Cannes and the cruel reality of the commercial marketplace at a panel sponsored by Variety, the Independent Feature Project and…