Showtime Networks has bumped Frank Pintauro to senior VP and senior creative director of creative services, and named Dan Bragg VP and senior creative director, on-air promotion, of creative…
Billy Crudup, who made his film debut in Barry Levinson's "Sleepers," will star with Woody Harrelson in Stephen Frears' "HiLo Country" for Polygram's Working Title Films.
German entertainer Thomas Gottschalk has inked an exclusive deal with Disney to host a series of TV shows produced by Buena Vista in Germany, and will appear in Disney feature films.
Right now, it's just a trickle. But will the slowly rising tide of Internet-delivered music prove to be the flood of Web content that musicians, managers, record labels and online mavens think --- or…
Pearson Television has promoted Pauline Bohm to the newly created post of vice president, worldwide marketing.
MGM execs Garret G. Gerlich and Jeffrey A. Coleman have reupped with the studio.
ABC Entertainment president Jamie Tarses and new entertainment chairman Stu Bloomberg, both showed up Monday at the Television Critics Assn. press tour in Pasadena, but they won't formally address…
Kiel-based production company Achterbahn AG, which holds the rights to the comic book character Werner, plans to produce the third Werner animated pic on its own.
Igniting a project that has hovered in development for several years, Sigourney Weaver and Peter Cattaneo are set to team on the feature rendition of his Oscar-nominated short, "Dear Rosie," for 20th…
In an acquisition that seemingly represents a shift in the conglom's business plan for its music operation, the Walt Disney Co. has ponied up $25 million to purchase Mammoth Records, a potent indie…
Novelist James Ellroy has inked an exclusive deal with Scripps Howard Prods. to develop concepts for TV drama series.