Despite improvements in inventory management, a wide variety of product and a stabilizing retail environment, music manufacturers experienced a 6.5% decline in album shipments last year, according to…
Alliance Communications has concluded a string of deals to make animated titles based on characters and properties owned by toy and games manufacturers Fisher-Price, Sega of America and Irwin Toy.
Martin Scorsese has agreed to executive produce "Brides," the next project by Greek director Pantelis Voulgaris.
Are the Grammys getting all folked up? Multiple nominees Paula Cole, Shawn Colvin and Alison Krauss are part of a new wave of artists leaping from concerts in people's homes, coffeehouses and folk…
Ashley Judd will present the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences' Scientific and Technical Achievement Awards Feb. 28, at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
The pace of the staff exodus from All American Communications is picking up as new owner Pearson merges the production/distribution company with its existing worldwide TV operations.
Jacqueline Blum, who recently ankled her post as senior VP of worldwide licensing and marketing for Film Roman Inc., has been named senior VP of entertainment and licensing at Big Dogs, whose Big Dog…
The FCC voted Thursday to consider a rule change that would bar cable operators from owning a DBS license -- an action that is not a good sign for PrimeStar Partners' request to purchase a satcasting…
Warner Bros. has purchased a thriller pitch from unproduced scribe Carter Blanchard, for a low against mid-six figure pricetag, sources said.
In a deal tied to Fox Broadcasting Co.'s "Party of Five" renewal, the 22 Fox O&Os are expected to buy off-network reruns of the Columbia TriStar TV drama for a weekend syndication launch this fall.
Veronis Suhler & Associates is readying plans for a billion-dollar media equity investment fund, execs said Thursday, highlighting the vast sums of money continuing to flow into leveraged buyout…
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