In the second significant restructuring at MCA Records in as many months, the label is expected to tap Nancy Levin as its new promotion chief.
Kim Harbin has been named vice president of publicity for Buena Vista Television, succeeding Laurel Whitcomb, who has segued to a newly created veepee PR post within Walt Disney TV Animation.
The last license for digital terrestrial television in the U.K. has been awarded to S4C Digital Networks Ltd. (SDN), a company set up by the Welsh TV channel, S4C.
Joel Schumacher has dropped out of directing Warner Bros.' courtroom thriller "The Runaway Jury," and Sean Connery is no longer attached to the project, which is based on John Grisham's bestselling…
The rights to the bestselling novel "Indian Killer" have been acquired by ShadowCatcher Entertainment, a Seattle-based production company, which has teamed producer Scott Rosenfelt with former Sony…
Tribune Entertainment has tapped Jay Leon as vice president of research. He will manage research operations for Tribune's syndication and barter sales units, in addition to assisting Trib-une's…
Televisa's former chief corporate officer and his brother reportedly will sell their con-trolling shares to current chairman, president and CEO Emilio Azcarraga Jean.
Signaling a move toward becoming a bigger force in the music industry while significantly raising its profile with cable viewers, the Box has merged with TCI Music.
The breakout dance-music artist Jamiroquai and the splashy, effects-rich video for his tune "Virtual Insan-ity" pulled in 10 nominations to dominate the list for the 1997 MTV Video Music Awards, the…
The U of Pennsylvania's Annenberg Public Policy Center has awarded a $200,000 grant to Unapix Entertainment and the Entertainment Group to fund the development of an educational children's TV series…