EMI Music Publishing has tapped Steve Backer exec veep. The nod to the former Enclave G.M. significantly raises the profile of the publisher's West Coast outpost.
The Walt Disney Co. announced it will reorganize its activities in Italy, spinning off its most popular publication, Topolino (the Italian moniker for Mickey Mouse), which will become a separate…
The ratings and shares of two latenight series were transposed in the Daytime & Fringe Ratings chart Friday.
"Devil's Island," Icelandic director Fridrik Thor Fridriksson's humorous postwar tale of survival and dependence, walked away Friday night with the Nordic Amanda prize for best feature film at an…
Just one week after ankling his job as VP of Michael Besman's Ballyhoo Films and striking out on his own, Daniel Bobker has set up his eponymous banner's first feature project at MGM. The studio has…
The first religious TV channel to broadcast nationwide in Italy is set to debut next month.
In the latest sign that merger activity in the exhibition industry is heating up, United Artists Theatre Group is expected to announce as early as today that it is reviewing its "strategic…
Game company Konami Co. Ltd. of Japan has appointed a new chairman and CEO for its Konami of America division: Makoto Sano, a veteran Konami employee who replaces departing chieftain Ken Dirnberger.
After a career that spans three decades --- including an Oscar for "Tender Mercies" and memorable work in the first two "Godfather" pictures, "The Great Santini," "Lonesome Dove," "Network" and…
President Clinton announced Friday the launch of the White House Millennium Project, a two-year effort at showcasing America's history in science, scholarship and culture.