RCA Records has upped Ron Poore to VP, modern rock radio promotion. Joining RCA in 1995, Poore will be responsible for all aspects of the alternative promotion department, including release…
CBS and Fox both debuted their Sunday night lineups, and CBS predictably took the night in households, while Fox won in the key adults 18-49 demo, according to preliminary national numbers.
"In & Out" may have played in Peoria, but will it sell in Seoul? South Korea authorities on Friday outlawed a gay film festival on the Yonsei University campus just as it was about to begin. The…
Virgin Records America has named Ray Cooper and Ashley Newton to the newly created posts of co-presidents of the label. The move follows the departure of Virgin prexy/CEO Phil Quartararo, who sources…
World Wide Web denizen Progressive Networks is moving to expand its already large footprint on the Web by acquiring upscale film site film.com, turning the popular site into a showcase for its…
Universal has acquired feature newcomer Lee Stein's script "Culture Clash" for producers Larry Gordon and Dark Horse Entertainment.
HBO NYC Prods., which stole the spotlight at this year's Primetime Emmy Awards with the five-win performance of its docudrama "Miss Evers' Boys," has begun filming on the new film parody "SNAFU"…
In an effort to streamline his campaign finance reform bill, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) temporarily has dropped a demand that broadcasters set aside a chunk of free airtime for political commercials.
Ruth Shields, former president of the Music Sound Exchange subsidiary of Time Warner, has signed with Winstar New Media as executive VP and chief operating officer.
Seagram Co. Ltd's Universal Studios Inc. finalized a deal to buy Viacom Inc. out of their jointly owned USA Network for $1.7 billion in cash Monday, and indicated it was already eyeing possible…