Garth Brooks' "Double Live" was the bestselling album in the U.S. for the fifth consecutive week and led a group of discs that boasted significant sales boosts from the previous week, according to…
CBS Corp.'s designation of longtime board member David T. McLaughlin as "non-executive chairman" Wednesday struck most observers as redundant.
Italian comedy "This Is Life" triumphed in Italy during its first weekend, grossing $2.85 million from 164 theaters for distrib Medusa.
Pamela Cole, a talent agent with Don Buchwald & Associates, will move over to United Talent Agency with a cast of clients in tow, including "The Thin Red Line" star Jim Caviezel and "Eyes Wide Shut"…
Having just acquired two of Norway's most important films, Scandinavia's newest independent film sales company, Werner Film and Media Intl. (WFM), is planning to branch out into co-financing and…
The BBC has named comedian and talkshow host Jonathan Ross as the new face of "Film '99," the movie review series formerly fronted by vet critic Barry Norman.
A U.S. investment group, Callahan Associated, is discussing the acquisition of a stake in Italy's second digital TV platform Stream.
Sony Corp. said Monday it will set up a new management team for Sony Europe on Jan. 1. The move will follow the retirement of Jack Schmuckli, Sony Europe chairman and CEO, at the end of December.
Talk TV veteran Amy Rosenblum has been upped to exec producer of Studios USA's talkshow strip hosted by Maury Povich.
TV ratings monitor Auditel reported Tuesday that Italy's pubcaster RAI led the ratings races for the prior year, outperforming its only substantial rival, Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset channels.
James Houghton, the founder of Gotham's Signature Theater Co., has been appointed artistic adviser at Minneapolis' Guthrie Theater.