Sara Rose, a former Orion acquisition exec, is not officially an employee of MGM but is acting on behalf of the company at the Toronto Film Festival as a member of the post-merger transition team…
The THX sound-reinforcement and -refinement division of Lucasfilm Ltd. has tapped Marc Spector its director of marketing, heading up worldwide marketing efforts for all four of the division's…
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, which lost an earlier bid to force its West Coast counterpart to drop the new Emmy category for TV commercials, is trying again.
Famous Music has inked a joint venture pact with Hugely Music, the multifaceted music startup firm run by producer Hugh Padgham and artist manager Dennis Muirhead.
Czech entertainment conglomerate Bonton stretched its international reach into Poland, setting up daughter company Bonton Poland.
Actor Burgess Meredith, whose wide-ranging career on stage, TV and screen spanned seven decades but who was best known as trainer Mickey in the "Rocky" films and the villainous Penguin in the…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has hired Steve Blume as the company's first CFO.
Barrandov is phasing out its distribution activities, CEO Radomir Docekal told Daily Variety. The move comes as part of a cutting back of activities by Barrandov Biografia, the film studio's…
CBS has signed a talent holding deal with actress Kellie Martin, who starred in the series "Life Goes On," "Crisis Center" and "Christy."
At the close of court Tuesday, jury selection still had not been completed as Peter Hoffman's criminal trial on tax evasion charges got under way in U.S. District Court in L.A. The trial, which is…
Anne Archer, best known for her turns as long-suffering wives to Harrison Ford and Michael Douglas ("Patriot Games," "Clear and Present Danger," "Fatal Attraction"), has won the leads in two…