UNITED KINGDOM Caryn Mandabach, president of the Carsey-Werner Co., will deliver the 1999 Worldview Address at this year’s Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival Aug. 27-30. Address is one of the event’s…
Time Warner is set to promote the chief financial officer of Time Inc., Joseph A. Ripp, to become CFO of the whole company, a slot being vacated by Richard Bressler, the entertainment conglom said…
In an effort to catch up to rival Blockbuster Video, Hollywood Video is powering up its videogame biz, inking an exclusive deal to rent Sega's upcoming Dreamcast consoles to customers two months…
DWJ Television, which specializes in video news releases and other video-based PR services, has created a new division to concentrate on entertainment industry clients.
Allan Carr, the producer best known for the films "Grease," "Grease 2," and the Tony award-winning Broadway production of "La Cage aux Folles," died Tuesday at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 62.
Anthony D'Alessandro has joined the Daily Variety staff as the data and information coordinator. Working out of the L.A. office, D'Alessandro will oversee the compilation of showbiz statistics and…
Initial Entertainment Group co-founder Cindy Cowan has sold her two-thirds stake in IEG to a German investment group led by her former partner, Graham King, for a mid-seven figures.
Gerard Grant has been promoted to senior VP Europe for Twentieth Century Fox Intl. Television.
In another surprise for the region's pay TV biz, Sky Latin America topper Mark Goldman is ankling the satcaster.
UNITED KINGDOM Caryn Mandabach, president of the Carsey-Werner Co., will deliver the 1999 Worldview address at the Edinburgh Intl. TV Festival, Aug. 27-30. Worldview is one of the event’s…
"Miss Spectacular," the first original legit project to debut on the Las Vegas Strip, will have its premiere in May 2001 at the Mirage.