Bill Crawford has been named vice president, finance, NBC West Coast, it was announced by Jerry Petry, exec veepee, NBC Enterprises, to whom Crawford reports.
Saban Entertainment has upped Amy Goldberg to vice president, motion pictures.
While booming box office, a boost in the market share of locally produced features and a slew of hot projects in the pipeline from top directors have combined to lift the spirits of the Italian film…
A federal judge here says he will block next week's video release of Warner Bros. "Devil's Advocate" unless the studio can settle with a sculptor who claims the pic used his masterpiece without…
Zeitgeist Films has acquired North American rights to Benoit Jacquot's French-language film "Seventh Heaven," an official selection at the Venice Film Festival.
Barry Diller is leaning toward changing the name of the Universal TV production arm that his company is inheriting to USA Studios, and transforming Silver King Broadcasting, his collection of UHF…
Satcaster Galaxy Latin America has inaugurated a satellite uplink center in the Argentine capital, its fifth such facility serving the Latino market. Galaxy -- backed by Hughes, the Cisneros Group…
Bokeem Woodbine, who co-starred in "Dead Presidents," will get a "Life" opposite Eddie Murphy and Martin Lawrence for Universal Pictures, sources said Wednesday.
In a move that could significantly increase its TV profile, the Jim Henson Co. has hired former Fox Kids Worldwide vice chairman Margaret Loesch to be president of its newly created Jim Henson TV…
Allen Edwin Byers, founder and co-owner of Audio Rents Inc., a post-production audio rental company, died Dec. 16 of a stroke at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He was 72.