Veteran agent J. Michael Bloom has ankled his Gotham/L.A. agency, J. Michael Bloom & Associates, to open Meridian Artists Agency, a Los Angeles-based talent boutique.
Glenn Quinn ("Roseanne") has been cast in the WB's "Buffy the Vampire" spinoff "Angel," and Kevin Pollak ("The Usual Suspects") will co-star with Nancy Travis in the CBS pilot "Work with Me."
Pam Burke has been upped to co-exec producer of King World’s “The Roseanne Show.” Burke, most recently coordinating producer, will oversee day-to-day production on the syndie talker alongside exec…
Barry Levine, head of the Gotham bureau of "Extra," has been suspended, pending an investigation of the events that led a daredevil Norwegian parachutist to file a $2.2 million lawsuit last week…
In the wake of a $40 million mistake he made, Glencairn prexy Edwin Edwards is finally answering allegations that he's nothing more than a corporate marionette manipulated by Sinclair Broadcast Group…
The British government has blocked Rupert Murdoch's satcaster British Sky Broadcasting from taking over Manchester United, England's most successful soccer club.
Roger Burlage has wasted no time in making his first set of hirings at Harvey Entertainment, the licensing and production company that he took over last week (Daily Variety, April 7).
The two-day Mipdoc documentary screenings wrapped Sunday with all parties in a relatively upbeat mood.
Cable operators in India have vowed to fight a proposed 50% subscription rate hike by Star Sports, threatening to black out the sports channel if the increase is not repealed.
The Eye is upon Texas: CBS is poised to buy its affiliate station in Dallas, Texas, from Gaylord Entertainment.
"Standing Room Only" producer Jonathan Krane announced that production skeds have conflicted with pic star John Travolta's commitment to star in the action-adventure "Battlefield Earth."