The Sundance Institute and RKO Pictures Inc. have jointly announced a landmark commitment of $100,000 over four years to support the institute through the creation of an annual RKO fellowship at the…
Emmy Award-winning writer Bruce Vilanch has been named to the writing team of the 69th Academy Awards presentation, producer Gilbert Cates announced Tuesday.
Island Records has promoted Holly Ferguson from vice president to senior VP of the label's A&R division. Before joining Island in 1984, Ferguson worked in various capacities at Polygram, Infinity…
ABC has unveiled a toll-free hotline providing content-ratings information for upcoming primetime shows.
Multinational exhib Hoyts Cinemas is stepping up its plan to carve out niches in several European markets as part of its goal of expanding to 2,500 screens worldwide.
CBS is parading down the runway with Donald Trump in a new partnership that will own the Miss Universe, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA beauty pageants.
Former Island Records prexy Johnny Barbis has been tapped to helm A&M Associated labels, a newly formed outfit designed to handle sales, marketing and promotion for the Polydor and Rocket labels.
A bomb threat forced police to evacuate the lobby of the Directors Guild and seal off Sunset Boulevard Tuesday night, while inside a turn-away crowd of more than 500 was watching Castle Rock's…
The Federal Communications Commission received two separate bomb threats shortly after noon Tuesday, forcing hundreds of agency employees into Washington's chilly afternoon weather.
Carsey-Werner Distribution has selected Buena Vista Television for barter sales and national promotion representation on "Grace Under Fire." The ABC sitcom hits syndication this fall.