Signaling a significant push into the Latin music marketplace, Universal Latin America has inked a joint- venture pact with top record producer Gustavo Santoalalla to launch Surco Records. The pact…
Warner Bros. Television Animation has tapped Disney veteran Andy Lewis as senior vice president and general manager.
One day after UPN filed suit against Sinclair Broadcast Group, sources say Sinclair has filed its own suit against the netlet in Delaware.
A federal grand jury has indicted Linda Contreras, the former secretary-treasurer of the Office & Professional Employees Intl. Union, Local 174, on charges she embezzled more than $8,500 from 1992 to…
Continental Cablevision founder and CEO Amos Hostetter on Wednesday quit the cable operator, now known as MediaOne, after a disagreement with the cabler's new owner US West Media Group concerning the…
Paula Radin has been upped to VP of special events and creative services at Fox Broadcasting Co., reporting to George Oswald, senior vice president of creative services.
Kopelson Entertainment has optioned the action-thriller spec "34th Floor" by first-time scribes Peter Dowling and Randal Flynn. Arnold Kopelson will produce with tyro producers Paul Kewley and Robert…
In the past two months, five senior executives have quit Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ. Latest to leave is CEO Chris Anderson, who had been in the job two years.
Here's the dark little secret about the upcoming fall movie season: It's going to be as crowded and ruthlessly competitive as the summer. The majors are recruiting the likes of Brad Pitt, Keanu…
History Channel has decided to embrace John Malone's new digital cable experiment after rejecting a similar Malone-generated service six weeks ago that's now under way in a cable system in Heath…