Longtime Universal marketing exec Elizabeth Gelfand has been named to the newly created position of VP, marketing strategy, for Universal Pictures. She will report to Eddie Egan, senior VP marketing.
Electronic Ticket Marketing, which this year has been the primary ticket outlet for Dodgers baseball, is hoping consumers' familiarity with automatic teller machines will translate into a widespread…
The concerns a few years ago over the marriage between filmmaker creativity and technology gurus have all but been dispelled.
Carsey-Werner Distribution has promoted Susan Austin to senior vice president, research and strategic planning.
Nancy McCabe has been hired as director of original movies at Lifetime cable to work on the new team being assembled by VP, original movies, Laurette Hayden, who joined the network last month to fill…
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc. has begun discussions with Wall Street firms about the timing of an initial public stock offering, amidst suggestions from some parts of the company that it should go public…
Ned Dowd, former president of production at Caravan Pictures, has signed a new production deal with the Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group, where he will produce two high-profile Touchstone Pictures…
In days b.c. (before computerization), harassed production managers glowered before huge 8-foot-by-4-foot sheets of plywood, arranging, then rearranging, miles of adding machine tape with…
Claiming her religious beliefs and marriage vows prevent her from playing romantic scenes, an actress has sued the producers of "Good News," a new United Paramount Network series, for allegedly…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has promoted a slew of executives and made some other changes to its TV division.