Music industry vet Lionel Conway has been named partner in Maverick Music, the publishing arm of Madonna's Maverick Entertainment.
Holland Media Group (HMG) will eliminate sponsored programs and in a major turnaround for the Dutch media landscape, will also begin charging cable companies to carry its programming.
Just a few weeks after the cable industry voted collectively to disband the annual CableAce Awards ceremony, a yearly cable Hall of Fame event is being launched, with the inaugural fete skedded for…
Donna Glassman, a longtime secretary and administrative assistant for the William Morris Agency, died April 6 of unreported causes at Daniel Freeman Marina Hospital in Marina del Rey. She was 53.
Singer Mariah Carey is in final talks to cross over to the film side of the tracks with a role opposite Chris Tucker in the spy spoof "00-Soul" for Universal Pictures, sources said Tuesday. If the…
Starting next year, Italy's Soccer Assn. will increase the price of TV rights to the national soccer clubs' games by 44% to 610 billion lire ($340 million) per season.
Kyle Newman hasn't graduated from college yet, but the film student has already been signed by William Morris, where he'll be repped by Frank Frattaroli and Craig Gering.
Kay Koplovitz, the outgoing chairman and CEO of USA Networks, says when she officially departs in June, her inclination is to take an "equity stake" in a "new startup company."
Imagine Entertainment co-chairs Ron Howard and Brian Grazer will be the keynote speakers at Star Power '98, the annual Promotional Marketing Assn. (PMA) conference May 12-13 at the Warner Bros…
Miramax Films has acquired all rights to Bernhard Schlink's international bestseller "The Reader," the company said Tuesday.
Larry Elder, the embattled afternoon drivetime (3-7 p.m.) personality on KABC radio, has inked a deal with Creators Syndicate to pen a weekly opinion column for potential use in the L.A.-based…