When music industry telephone lines began buzzing early Friday morning over rumors that Charles Koppelman and Terri Santisi, two of the highest-ranking execs of EMI Music, were abruptly dismissed…
The BBC has restored Alan Yentob to its top creative job, after a year in which the pubcaster seemed to have pushed the man regarded as its finest program-maker out into the cold.
Kinnevik, one of Sweden's largest business conglomerates, voted today to spin off its broadcast and entertainment arm Modern Times Group (MTG) as a separate company.
Walt Disney feature animation president Peter Schneider and board vice chairman Roy Disney will receive the International Creative Achievement Award at this year's Cinema Expo Intl. in Amsterdam.
The White House officially forwarded to the Senate Friday its nominees to fill two vacancies at the Federal Communications Commission. As expected, the two nominees are congressional staffer Howard…
Universal's "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" devoured an estimated $90.1 million over the four-day Memorial Day frame, dwarfing even wildly optimistic industry predictions and crushing every box…
Marc Summers, best known for hosting stints on the Nickelodeon game shows "Double Dare" and "What Would You Do?" is set to host the 49th annual Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards Saturday evening at the…
The Intl. Documentary Assn. has issued a call for entries in the 1997 Distinguished Documentary Achievement Awards competition. Deadline for submissions is June 16.
With six weeks to go before becoming Germany's first publicly listed web, third-ranked commercial channel Pro7 has released an impressive set of results for 1996 and the first quarter of 1997.
Vidiots hosts a discussion at 7 p.m. June 6 with screenwriters Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski, coinciding with the June 3 vid release of “The People vs. Larry Flynt.” * * * Chris O'Donnell…