A founder of a prison gang has sued actor Edward James Olmos and producers of the film "American Me" for allegedly using his life story without permission.
James Cameron's Lightstorm Records & Music Publishing Tuesday named Randy Gerston as its vice-president of A&R, in charge of day-to-day operations.
A declining belief in the power of brand identity is "life-threatening" to broadcasters and advertising agencies, according to Robert L. James, chairman-CEO of McCann-Erickson Worldwide as well as…
Ending more than a 10-year relationship, Bettye McCartt has parted company with her former Metropolitan Talent Agency associate Chris Barrett and joined the Artists Agency.
Former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev and Billy Joel have teamed for a charity event called "Together For Our Children -- Musicians Unite With Stars To Immunize Children."
The Entertainment Industries Council is distributing a public service announcement titled "Blow Your Mind" in response to a recent federally-sponsored survey showing a rise in the use of inhalants by…
3-net season average 36.6/60 The combined average rating and share of the three major networks was easily the lowest in TV history. As recently as 10 years ago, the nets ended the season with a…
Broadcasters may seek special tax incentives from Congress to offset the high cost of converting to digital program delivery systems. That was the word Tuesday from Art Angstreitch, a VP of tax…
Furthering his push to create an all digital production studio, George Lucas' Lucasfilm and Lucas Digital have formed a new, long-term alliance with Avid Technology Inc., maker of the leading…
The Tuesday-morning sniper assault on Universal Studios, which left nine people wounded in the barrage, is not the first time the studio has been the scene of violence or crime.
Tele-Communications Inc., the nation's largest cable operator, is considering investing about $ 100 million in Carolco Pictures for an equity stake and a unique pay-per-view deal with premiering…