Miramax has named Lori Sale senior veep of worldwide promotion.
Universal Music Group is on the verge of inking singer Enrique Iglesias to a multi-album recording pact worth nearly $40 million, barring any last minute complications.
NTL has become the first of the British cablers to unveil its digital plans, setting Sept. 1 as the launch date for a platform combining TV, inter-activity, high-speed Internet access and telephony.
Human behavior can be wilder than animals, at least when it comes to the creator of "The Chimp Channel." Tom Stern was fired from the TBS Superstation show after he "disrobed and broke a bottle of…
Family cable web Odyssey will premiere the "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" in October, benefiting from the pre-release buzz of Par's bigscreen take on the tale, "Sleepy Hollow," which preems Nov. 19.
L.A. musician Jon Brion, who plays to overflow, industry-packed crowds weekly at Largo, is among the talent tapped by VH1 to create a show in the biggest original production slate in the cabler's…
Zide/Perry Entertainment has named Lisa Santos literary manager and Sheila Hanahan as director of development. In her new position, Santos will seek out screenwriters and develop the company’s client…
New Line Cinema has purchased tyro scribe Andrew Gurland's spec script "Cheaters" for a mid to high six- figure sum.
Tara McCann has been upped to head of television for Francis Ford Coppola's American Zoetrope. She'll also serve as Coppola's producing partner on TV projects.
Broadcasting veteran Rick Feldman has been named chief operating officer of USA Broadcasting, which is poised for a dramatic transformation as USA speeds the rollout of its "CityVision" format.
Shaw Brothers has revealed that it will invest HK$140 million ($18 million) in a joint venture to build a film studio in the Tseung Kwan O section of the city.