New Line Cinema's senior vice president of marketing, Christina Kounelias, has been named senior VP of publicity and public relations at Fox Broadcasting Co.
EMI Music has struck a 15-year worldwide licensing deal with David Bowie for the singer's back catalog, a performance-related agreement that could pay as much as $2 million per year to Bowie for the…
Football great Howie Long has signed a three-picture deal with Morgan Creek Prods., set to begin with the action drama "Field Test" this year.
Cinergi Pictures Entertainment Inc. finalized a settlement on "Broadway Brawler," it said in an SEC filing Wednesday, recouping the $14.8 million it invested in the pic, which shut down unfinished in…
The 1996-97 primetime Nielsen season wrapped Wednesday night with the long-anticipated NBC victory and an equally predictable flurry of historically low ratings, but also some surprisingly widespread…
CBS won seven Daytime Emmy Awards Wednesday night, continuing its long winning streak.
Responding to the changing landscape of homevideo, the vid arm of 20th Century Fox has put control of its domestic and international units under one exec, naming Jeffrey Yapp to the newly created…
Sony Corp. said Tuesday it has developed the technology to produce a CD-size high-capacity, recordable optic disc that has a single-side capacity to hold about five times the information of a…
Rick Rubin, who recently renegotiated the terms of his joint venture agreement with Warner Bros., may have changed his mind, and has been shopping a new deal to other labels.
Michael Douglas and Steve Reuther, whose company produced Paramount Pictures' "The Ghost and the Darkness" and the studio's summer offering "Face/Off," starring John Travolta and Nicolas Cage, are…
A crucial bill to reform Italy's television and telecommunications sectors passed its first hurdle in Parliament on Wednesday night, when the Senate approved all its items.