Day-and-date with its underwhelming domestic debut, "Armageddon" invaded South Korea last weekend, smashing the territory's all-time opening record (set the prior weekend by "Godzilla") with $1.4…
Disney Consumer Products has upped Chris DeMoulin to senior VP of global retail strategy and business development.
Scandinavian Broadcasting System (SBS) has jumped on the new commercial TV bandwagon in Switzerland. SBS filed an application Friday to launch a German-language cable channel in that territory next…
Lucy Hood, senior veepee of entertainment publishing for HarperCollins publishers, has taken on expanded responsibilities for all News America Publishing Group’s (NAPG) entertainment publishing…
CNBC has reeled in one of Bloomberg News' top executives, Jeff Rothfeder, who will become CNBC's first managing editor.
United Video Satellite Group, the new parent company of TV Guide, has made a $2.8 billion cash offer to acquire Gemstar Intl. Group, the Pasadena-based high-tech firm that distributes electronic TV…
Disneyland Paris said Monday it has reached an accord with unions representing several dozen park-parade employees who have been on strike for 13 days over demands for more pay.
Sparkling numbers for the annual Macy's Fourth of July fireworks spectacular helped WPIX turn in a star-spangled Nielsen performance over the long holiday weekend.
Phoenix Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Canal Plus and Pioneer will co-finance the $30 million "Lake Placid" under Steve Miner's direction, the companies confirmed Monday.
Roland Poindexter has been upped from director to VP, programming and development at Fox Kids Network. He continues to report to Carol Monroe, senior VP of programming and development.