TV Guide Entertainment Group has named Lucy Hood to the newly created position of senior VP and general manager of TV Guide Sneak Prevue, a cable channel that provides pay-per-view movie info.
The "Star Wars" prequel, "The Mummy," "Notting Hill" and "Entrapment" lifted sagging spirits and ticket sales overseas last week, while lousy weather in parts of Europe also helped drive people into…
The two-hour "MTV Movie Awards" primetime special on June 10 racked up the highest numbers in the eight-year history of the annual event, scoring a 6.4 rating in cable homes.
Maybe Dr. Evil's plans for world domination aren't so far-fetched, after all. With a studio-estimated $54.7 million debut, Mike Myers' pinky-sucking baddie and his swinging superspy arch-nemesis have…
VH1 has begun production on its second original telefilm, "The Ricky Nelson Story." Based on the book "Ricky Nelson -- Idol for a Generation" by San Francisco-based music critic Joel Selvin, the film…
Universal Studios Networks unveiled plans Friday to launch its first pay TV channel in Spain, Calle 13: El Canal de Suspense Y Accion, a Spanish-lingo version of its 18-month-old 13th Street…
Playboy TV Networks is going after the Hispanic market in the U.S., creating a 24-hour Spanish-language channel beginning Aug. 1 called Playboy TV En Espanol.
David LaFountaine has been named senior veep of advertising and promotion for Paramount Domestic TV.
THE RHETORIC ON VIOLENCE IN Washington and Hollywood may seem in conflict, but actually there’s a shared agenda at work: namely to lull the public into believing that problems are being addressed…
Music industry vet Phil Costello has been tapped senior veep of promotion for Reprise Records. Costello will oversee the label's efforts to nab radio airplay for its artists. It's also the latest key…
A host of international film music maestros descended on Bonn Saturday night for the third Intl. Prize for Film and Media Music, part of the city's biannual film music event.