Discovery Communications and the British Broadcasting Corp. are finally on the verge of completing their global partnership deal, which has been in negotiation since last year.
Marking his first foray into film tunes, Michael Mills --- bassist for alternative rockers R.E.M. --- has inked a deal with 20th Century Fox to compose the score for Fox 2000's upcoming pic "A Cool…
Mike Ovitz (left) and I.M. Pei on Tuesday announced the $1.1 billion fundraising campaign for the reconstruction of the UCLA Medical Center, School of Medicine and Health Sciences (Daily Variety…
Now that key lawmakers are making public pledges to observe a legislative cease-fire, the television industry may have a new TV content code as early as Thursday morning, industry sources said…
Independent producer and longtime film executive Max Youngstein, who along with four other partners purchased an ailing United Artists from Charlie Chaplin and Mary Pickford and turned it into a…
The Recording Industry Assn. of America officially anointed Hilary Rosen CEO of the music industry trade group Tuesday, a promotion which has been expected for months, if not years. Rosen replaces…
Deadline for entries for the third annual Temecula Valley Intl. Film Festival is July 31. Info: (909) 699-6267. * * * Jean Kasem has been named president of Little Miss Liberty Entertainment…
Longtime TV veteran John Litvack has ankled Walt Disney TV after eight years at the studio and has joined the WB netlet as senior vice president of current programming.
Three years into a production boom, Gotham is learning to live with its role as Hollywood's backlot.
MGM is restructuring its TV division and handing control of all international TV to John P. Symes, who's been upped to president of the newly created MGM Worldwide TV Group.