Saying they are tired of the industry's continuing "lack of respect" for their work, a group of seven choreographers yesterday publicly attacked the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for its…
SYNERGY HAS LONG BEEN of the most over-used terms in the entertainment industry, a sort of high-falutin' buzzword that means, in simple Schwarzenegger-type lingo, "Ve're big, and ve vill use our size…
Todd-AO Corp. is getting into the development and production business.
Danelle Black has been promoted to VP, prime time and daytime programs, NBC Entertainment, East Coast, reporting to West Coast-based exec VP of prime time Perry Simon.
Fox Broadcasting Co. will for the first time air this year's three presidential debates, saying reaction to the coverage will help guide how it develops its fledgling news operation.
The American Film Institute Associates has chosen new officers with Helen Stansbury as president of the AFI support group, replacing Joan Ransohoff.
Recent elections for Teamsters Local 399 have resulted in the election of Mike Padovich as president, Walt Williams as veepee and Leo Reed as secretary-treasurer.
A proposed merger between West Coast Local 531, National Assn. of Broadcast Employees & Technicians and the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees has been officially completed. IA…
Atlantic Records and NorthCarolina-based Mammoth Records recently confirmed a worldwide joint venture that will see Mammoth continue to tap the independent distribution market while funneling…
Showtime Event Television has named three people to staff positions, expanding the Showtime unit's roster.
Ken Kragen clients Travis Tritt and Tricia Yearwood will appear on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno" later this year, Kragen told a radio station Monday after the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences…