Buena Vista Pictures Marketing has upped Jim Gallagher to VP of creative film services and named John Sabel as VP of creative print, the Mouse division announced Tuesday.
Last year's record $5.76 billion domestic box office was bested Saturday, with the weekend momentum of "Scream 2" taking the year's gross to $5.8 billion.
Larry Lamattina is ankling his post as president and CEO of All American/Fremantle Television Group following the buyout last month of All American by British media conglom Pearson.
Pamela Oas Williams and Leonard Goldstein have been named directors of drama development at Warner Bros. TV, reporting to Steve Pearlman, senior VP of drama development.
Officials of the 48th Berlin Intl. Film Festival (Feb. 11-22) announced eight entries for this year's Golden Bear competition Tuesday.
A story Monday on Shalom Harlow incompletely reported her representation. She is repped by David Schiff and Clar Ryu of UTA, and is managed by Heather Reynolds of First Artists Associates.
Atlantis Communications Inc. announced Tuesday that it has reached an agreement to acquire Canadian television programming sales and distribution company Ironstar Communications Inc.
The Sundance Film Festival will honor Frances McDormand on Jan. 18 with its Piper-Heidsieck Tribute to Independent Vision, it was announced Tuesday.
Hardware chain Home Depot is underwriting a new live-action children's show to be distributed in syndication by Gotham-based indie MG/Perin.
France Telecom has agreed to pay $850 million to acquire Casema, which at 1.1 million connections is Holland's second-biggest cable company.
The U.S. leveraged buyout firm of Hicks, Muse, Tate & Furst has formed a $500 million investment fund with Venezuelan conglomerate Cisneros Group to invest in Latin American, Portuguese and Spanish…