As part of a continuing conglom-wide restructuring, Motown Records will become the black music arm of the Mercury Records Group. A number of Mercury artists will be shuttled to the new division…
Robert D. Blue, son of the late actor-comedian Ben Blue, died Jan. 22 of brain cancer at St. John's Medical Center in Santa Monica. He was 50.
Warner Bros. TV has inked an exclusive two-year, low seven-figure development and production deal with writer/producer Geoffrey Neigher.
EXCLUSIVEFormer Court TV and American Lawyer chief Steven Brill has inked deals with three "limited partners" to finance his new consumer media magazine, Content, with HSN Inc. chairman Barry Diller…
Further rounding out its exec ranks, MTV has tapped radio exec Ken Benson to lead its music programming charge, according to sources.
Broadcasters who had been expecting to get the final word on their digital TV channel assignments may now have to wait an additional two weeks before the Federal Communications Commission releases…
The screen-building frenzy in the exhibition world is driving strong profit growth for movie projection manufacturer Ballantyne of Omaha, the company reported Wednesday.
The 55th Venice Intl. Film Festival, running Sept. 3-13, will give Golden Lions to veteran thesps Sean Connery and Sophia Loren and Polish director Andrzej Wajda, in recognition of their…
Long-serving Globo sales topper Jorge Adib is to step down this spring and becoming a personal aide to the Brazilian media giant's CEO, Roberto Irineu Marinho.
Molly Parker, who won a Canadian Genie award for her performance in "Kissed," has been cast in Egg Pictures' "Waking the Dead."
The 16th Media Access Awards were handed out last night at the BevHilton Hotel, honoring individuals, TV shows and films which helped improve the image of people with disabilities or encouraged the…
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