Richard Atkinson has been upped to chief financial officer and executive VP of Time. He succeeds Joseph A. Ripp, who was recently named chief financial officer and exec veep of Time Warner.
Palm Pictures has acquired worldwide distribution rights to artist-filmmaker Mack 10's "Thicker Than Water."
The California Senate Appropriations Committee postponed debate Monday on proposed legislation that would combat runaway film and TV production.
Public broadcasters have the right to produce and broadcast television programming, but they don't have the authority to develop and run amusement parks, Saxony state officials said about the theme…
Not much had changed on Broadway last week, as B.O. rang up grosses totaling $10,346,518 -- a minor dip of $64,369 from the previous week's $10,410,887. Boards' number of shows remained stable.
A down-to-the-wire win by golfer Tiger Woods helped boost ratings for Sunday's final round of the PGA Championship to a new record.
BSkyB will reportedly pick up a 9.9% stake in the Leeds United soccer club this week in what could be the first of several such deals.
Nickelodeon has promoted Paula Kaplan to head the cabler's talent-relations division. The announcement was made by Alison Dexter, senior VP of production operations and planning for Nick.
German cable operator Primacom will seek to acquire at least four of the nine regional cable networks being sold by Deutsche Telekom.
Artisan Entertainment has snatched up the Brian Lynch-penned comedy "Everybody's Dead."
The better openings by U.S. films overseas last week did not scale great heights, while a sizable number of other debutantes barely got off the ground.