"There's something about doing that first score for a film," says composer Carter Burwell, "that is maybe the most exciting moment you'll ever have creatively. You have nothing in your musical…
Desiree Gruber has been promoted to vice president of entertainment at Rogers & Cowan, a major public relations agency in entertainment and other businesses. In the post, she is responsible for…
The almost universal lament over the decline in pop music culture has calcified into such a chunk of Conventional Wisdom that it's become pure folly to dispute.
A survey commissioned by the group Women in Cable & Telecommunications (WICT) found a wide salary disparity among men and women working in the cable, satellite and telco industries, with women on…
Touchstone and Caravan have made a low- against mid-six figure deal with writers David Diamond and David Weissman for the romantic comedy pitch "Coins in a Fountain."
A new musical incorporating old tunes from the freshly hip Burt Bacharach and Hal David songbook is among the highlights of San Diego's Old Globe Theatre season.
The Focus Institute of Film has announced its national call for screenplays for its inaugural Workshop Series. Deadline is Nov. 30, and the org is looking for 20 scripts that “promote positive values…
It's spy vs. spy as Sony Pictures Entertainment chief operating officer John Calley announced Monday that SPE's Columbia Pictures will activate a James Bond motion picture franchise, based on story…
Former Lucasfilm exec Patrick Artiaga has joined San Francisco-based Dolby Labs as director of distributor relations.
KNBC-TV has tabbed longtime anchor Kelly Lange to front daily local news cut-ins for MSNBC, the 24-hour news and information partnership of Microsoft Corp. and NBC, beginning sometime in the latter…