Alliance Independent Films has expanded aggressively into the American indie acquisitions arena in the past couple of years, picking up international rights to titles including "Denise Calls Up" and…
Viewer interest in the death and funeral of Princess Diana has dominated the Sept. 1-7 primetime Nielsens, with NBC's six Di-themed "Datelines" pushing the Peacock a surprising 2 shares ahead of…
Sara Rose, a former Orion acquisition exec, is not officially an employee of MGM but is acting on behalf of the company at the Toronto Film Festival as a member of the post-merger transition team…
The THX sound-reinforcement and -refinement division of Lucasfilm Ltd. has tapped Marc Spector its director of marketing, heading up worldwide marketing efforts for all four of the division's…
The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, which lost an earlier bid to force its West Coast counterpart to drop the new Emmy category for TV commercials, is trying again.
Famous Music has inked a joint venture pact with Hugely Music, the multifaceted music startup firm run by producer Hugh Padgham and artist manager Dennis Muirhead.
Czech entertainment conglomerate Bonton stretched its international reach into Poland, setting up daughter company Bonton Poland.
Actor Burgess Meredith, whose wide-ranging career on stage, TV and screen spanned seven decades but who was best known as trainer Mickey in the "Rocky" films and the villainous Penguin in the…
Brillstein-Grey Entertainment has hired Steve Blume as the company's first CFO.
Despite the Quebec government's threats, Howard Stern has only one thing to say to Canada: Lighten up, eh.
Emmy nominees Roma Downey, Eriq LaSalle, Della Reese, Jimmy Smits and Noah Wyle have been added as presenters for Sunday's 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards from the Pasadena Civic Auditorium and…