Reflecting a divisiveness among board members and Isaac Tigrett's operation of the House of Blues, the founder of the nightspot has been removed as CEO.
Club 100 of the Music Center will be hosting its 16th Annual Distinguished Artists Awards on Nov. 3 at the Regent Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
Universal Intl. Television reached an output agreement at last week's Mipcom TV trade show with Belgian station TV4 covering firstrun features, TV series, telepics and library product.
CBS will step up its Internet presence with a 24-hour online news service, CBSnow, which will launch in January with 110 broadcast affiliates signed on to provide local content.
Jerry Seinfeld will make a brief but splashy return to his standup comedy roots in a live Broadway performance in August being presented on HBO.
Lensing has wrapped on the John Savage starrer "Front Line," the first production of indie outfit Kingman Films Intl.
Webs have bestowed full-season pickups on five more shows. NBC has ordered another nine episodes of "Veronica's Closet" and "Just Shoot Me," while ABC has given the nod to its highest-rated freshman…
Spanish-lingo broadcaster Telemundo Group's search for a strategic partner has narrowed to four companies, believed to be News Corp., King World Prods., CBS and a partnership between Sony Corp. and…
Verity Records has set a half-dozen exec appointments, naming Joseph Burney A&R manager, tapping Carla Williams marketing director, slotting B. Jeffrey Grant-Clark national director of radio promos…
Actors Rip Torn ("The Larry Sanders Show"), Laurie Metcalf ("Roseanne") and Mara Wilson ("Mrs. Doubtfire") are starring in the new two-hour telefilm "Balloon Farm" for ABC's Sunday franchise "The…