BMG Entertainment is on track to close the year with the second-highest market share among the Big Six music congloms. In the bellwether category of current overall market share, BMG has surprised…
ABC News has named Kevin Newman news anchor at “Good Morning America,” putting its official seal on a job he has handled on an interim basis since August. Newman joined ABC in 1994 from the Canadian…
A salty blue-collar comedy about a bunch of guys who blow off steam by playing hockey together has set a new record for opening-weekend box office performance in Quebec.
Sid Ganis has been named to chair the Governors Ball of the 70th Academy Awards. It's his third consecutive year hosting the post-show bash.
"Hollywood Squares," "Judge Mills Lane," "Donny & Marie" and "Stargate SG-1" are among the "contenders" for syndie hit status next year, according to an overview of syndie programming issued by TV…
In a deal valued at $230 million and one that creates one of the industry's largest promoters of live entertainment, SFX Broadcasting has acquired four of the nation's leading promoters, including…
Shalom Harlow, the model hailed for her comic turn in her feature debut as Matt Dillon's girlfriend in this fall's hit comedy "In & Out," has come down the catwalk for her first leading role in…
Robert Guediguian's Marseille-based love story "Marius et Jeannette" walked off with the top prize for best French film at the third edition of the Lumieres de Paris awards -- the Gallic equivalent…
Viacom Inc. deputy chairman Tom Dooley fueled a sudden rally in Viacom stock Friday when he promised a group of investors that the entertainment conglomerate would show "dramatic changes" in its…
After six decades in New York, the Will Rogers Memorial Fund and Institute has relocated its headquarters to Los Angeles to be closer to the heart of the entertainment industry.
One of those faces conspicuously absent from the Fox Family Channel/Fox Kids booth at last week's Western Cable Show in Anaheim was that of the channel's incoming prexy Rich Cronin.