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…
Tara Fitzgerald ("Brassed Off") has inked to star in "Lady Appledore's Mesalliance," a romantic period comedy that Christina Rosati is directing for Goldheart Pictures.
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"…
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The BBC will invest up to $16 million this year in its new Internet service, including a 24-hour news Web site due later this fall.
The irrepressible "Men in Black" became the second blockbuster of the year to top $200 million overseas after minting an additional $16 million last weekend, while "The Lost World: Jurassic Park"…
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…
Film producer Steve Norris has been appointed the new British film commissioner, succeeding Sydney Samuelson.
The USA Network raised a ruckus on Friday, charging that the claims of the Fox cablenet FX in ads trumpeting the ratings for its offnet reruns of "The X-Files" were inaccurate based on available…
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…
Chris Kager has been promoted to executive vice president of Columbia TriStar Television advertiser sales as part of a major expansion of Sony's worldwide TV advertising sales operation.
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…