The Massachusetts Legislature has raised the ire of the Motion Picture Assn. of America with a bill that would make it illegal to use the name, portrait, picture, voice or any part of an individual's…
The one-two punch of Warner Bros.' "Conspiracy Theory" and Sony's "Air Force One" led the weekend's top 60 films to a $94.1 million total.
In the ever-mystifying world of Hollywood severance packages, studio presidents and chairmen who quit (or are ousted) are routinely given production deals.
Andrea Taylor, credited as the driving force behind TNT's recent radical on-air redesign, has been upped to senior VP of creative services at the Turner network, working out of the network's Atlanta…
Ending months of speculation, Polygram announced Monday that Andre Harrell resigned from his post as prexy and CEO of Motown Records, effective immediately.
Giovanni Minoli, director of pubcaster web RAI-3 and one of the most innovative figures in Italian television, has commissioned a group of Italy's most prominent filmmakers to document 40 years of…
Diane Keaton, alternating between directing and acting assignments, has inked as a thesp for "The Other Sister" under Garry Marshall's helm for Touchstone Pictures, the studio confirmed Monday.
A&E has upped Michael Cascio to VP of programming from VP of documentary programming. In the new post, Cascio will develop and implement the network's overall programming strategy as well as continue…
More than 400 million copies of Elvis Presley albums have been sold outside of the U.S., according to RCA Records and BMG Entertainment Intl. execs.
A British branch of Pioneer Electronics Corp. will start production of set-top boxes in September that can be used for digital TV systems, and France's Canal Plus is slated as one of the major…