Author Sidney Sheldon has signed with the William Morris Agency to rep him in film, TV and legit theater.
More Medavoy Management has upped one of its executive assistants, Peter Riche, to the position of talent manager. Riche will work on a varied set of More Medavoy clients that includes Liev…
Pixar Animation Studios may be a newcomer to animated films, but CEO Steve Jobs is already committed to matching Walt Disney Co.'s animated feature-a-year pace.
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The Justice Dept. signaled once again that it is wary of too much concentration in the local radio market when it announced Tuesday that it has forced divestitures in two major radio deals, including…
Icon Entertainment Intl. has secured international rights to Irish director Thaddeus O'Sullivan's pic "Ordinary Decent Criminal."
Maureen Doherty, a former in-house lawyer for Michael Jackson's MJJ Prods. who filed a gender discrimination lawsuit against the pop star after she was terminated, will not get her day in court. L.A…
One year after the departure of Christina Kounelias, New Line Cinema has appointed MGM's Frank Lomento as senior vice president of publicity and promotions.
Actors John C. McGinley and Glenn Plummer have been tapped to star in "Bad Cop, Bad Cop," a telefilm for Touchstone TV and Fox Broadcasting.
New York-based specialized distrib October Films has acquired worldwide rights in all media to John Hamburg's indie comedy "Safe Men," starring Sam Rockwell ("Box of Moonlight") and Steve Zahn ("That…
At sunset Thursday, as representatives of actors and producers remained deep in negotiations over a new contract, there was a glimmer of hope that a strike could yet be averted.
TV Azteca shareholders authorized a stock buy-back program, a four-for-one stock split and $3.3 million in preferred dividend payments, at an annual meeting held late last week.